Judith Tannenbaum

Judith Tannenbaum, who currently serves as training coordinator for San Francisco’s WritersCorps program, has been poet-in-residence in many community settings, from primary schools to maximum security prisons. Her books include the memoir Disguised as a Poem: My Years Teaching Poetry at San Quentin (Northeastern University Press/University Press of New England, 2000), Teeth, Wiggly as Earthquakes: Writing Poetry in the Primary Grades (Stenhouse Publishers, 2000), and many small books of poems. Judith also edited WritersCorps’ Jump Write In!  Creative Writing Exercises for Diverse Communities, Grades 6-12 (Jossey-Bass, 2005).

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