Barbara Baer

Barbara Baer has degrees from Stanford University and studied at the New School. She taught British classics to Indian students in Madras, and American literature--without any books--to Russians and Uzbeks in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, formerly U.S.S.R. in the late 1960s. She lived in Vienna, London and returned to Berkeley where she began writing journalism for the iconic Berkeley Barb. Her prize-winning fiction and essays have appeared in several collections, including The Nation: 1865/1990. Her...See more