GARCIA, Eileen J.




Author Tags: Education

Eileen Garcia, M.A., taught in Jamaica and Canada for over twenty-five years. She used this experience in writing Beyond Jericho,the story of the first blind graduate of the University of B.C., Isabel Beveridge. This book has been used by the education departments of Florida State University and University of British Columbia.

DATE OF BIRTH: 23 November, 1948

PLACE OF BIRTH: Jamaica, W.I.

ARRIVAL IN CANADA: 1976

ARRIVAL IN BRITISH COLUMBIA: May, 1978

EMPLOYMENT OTHER THAN WRITING: Retired teacher of English + Visually Impaired

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

Beyond Jericho: Growing Up Blind and Resilient: The Story of Isabel Beveridge as told to Eileen J. Garcia (Aeda House Press, 2003)

[BCBW 2005] "Education"