Deborah Steinberg

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Industry Arts
Occupation Director of Artist Services, WomenArts
Location San Francisco, CA, United States
Introduction I am the Director of Artist Services for WomenArts. I am responsible for editing the WomenArts Network profiles, as well as writing and editing other on-line content and the monthly funding newsletters. I hold a B.A. in Creative Writing and Literature from Bard College and an M.A. in English Literature from the University of Bordeaux. I have over eight years of experience as a freelance editor and an instructor of English as a Second Language. I write fiction and sing in the band Backlit ( and the women's community choir Conspiracy of Venus (
Interests Experimental and subversive literature, post-apocalyptic dystopias, écriture féminine, feminism, sci-fi, French language and culture, gender theory, music, art, movies, education, cats, coffee, cuisine...
Favorite Music Radiohead, Joni Mitchell, Cat Power, Bob Dylan, Portishead, Janis Joplin, Blonde Redhead, Wilco, Bjork, Flaming Lips, Bright Eyes, Paul Simon, Emmylou Harris, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Nina Simone, Beck, Herman Dune, The Velvet Underground, Erykah Badu, The Knife, Bonnie Prince Billy, The Mountain Goats, Mos Def
Favorite Books The Passion by Jeanette Winterson; The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje; Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon; Woman and Nature by Susan Griffin; The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin; Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell, Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino, Trout Fishing in America by Richard Brautigan