Bill Wertheim, Teaching Artist

description

In this interview with poet and artist, Bill Wertheim, he talks about how he got started as a teaching artist, and how he later met Ed Friedman and Maura O’Malley at the Town of Pelham Public Library while teaching poetry/memoir classes. He connected with the work at Lifetime Arts and his career in the Creative Aging took off. Bill shares his experiences with working with older adults, the most satisfying parts of this work, and more.

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subject terms

Creative Aging

Creative Aging > Arts Education

Creative Aging > Teaching Artistry

related organization

Lifetime Arts

resource type

Article and Blog Post

year

2015

keywords

Bill Wertheim, Creative Aging Programming, Ed Friedman, Maura O'Malley, Teaching Artist

art forms

Autobiography/Memoir, Literary Arts, Poetry

program site type

Libraries