Barbara Overton Evans Newman

Profile Updated: January 23, 2015
Residing In: Ellensburg, WA USA
Spouse/Partner: Gerald Newman
Occupation: retired professor
Children: Stepchildren Peter, born 1971, Livia, born 1975

I got an M.A. and Ph.D. in Russian history from Duke, then worked for 29 years as a professor at the University of Akron. I'm the author of 3 books and co-editor of 2 on the history of women in Russia. I retired in 2000 and moved to my husband's home town in Washington. Now we split our time between Washington and Tucson, AZ

School Story:

My best memories are of working on The Jeffersonian and on the school plays.


Writing, gardening, duplicate bridge, photography, travel

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