Assistant Professor Emerita of Writing
With Pitzer Since: 1984
Field Group: Modern Languages, Literature, and Culture
MA (English), California State University, Fullerton
MA (Art), California State University, Fullerton
BA, University of Oregon
Additional Publications – Books
Professor Levering Sullivan recently authored a new young adult novel,Tell the Rain Goodbye, that was published on October 15, 2019.
A Less Than Perfect Peace. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Books, 2014.
Annie’s War. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Books, 2007.
Recent Awards and Honors
In 2008-09, Professor Levering Sullivan’s novel Annie’s War was named a finalist for the 2009-2010 Children’s Crown Award. She received the Celebrate Literacy Award from the International Reading Association and the Foothill Reading Council and was the keynote speaker at a Foothill Reading Council meeting.
2009 Kentucky Bluegrass Master List Award, for her novel Annie’s War.
Recent Conference Presentations and Invited Talks
“Young Writers Writing.” Workshop participant at the Charlotte S. Huck Children’s Literature Festival at the University of Redlands, March 2008.
Participant: Southern California Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Retreat, 2008.