Kathleen (Kathie) Sheldon is married to Steve Tarzynski.
Santa Monica DSA
Los Angeles DSA
New American Movement 10th convention
In 1981 Kathie Sheldon led a workshop entitled Do You Want to Start a Socialist School? at the 10th Convention of the New American Movement. The convention was held in a union headquarters in Chicago and ran from July 29 - August 2, 1981.
New American Movement
Socialist Community School
Kathleen Sheldon, a DSA member, lived in Mozambique for two years in the early 1980s and has written on the history of women and work in Mozambique.
Mozambique Support Network
A meeting of Mozambique Support Network took place Friday, March 11, 1988 and Saturday, March 12,1988 at the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago, Illinois.
Attending the meeting were Roberta Washington, Co-chair (New York), Lisa Anderson (Idaho), Alan Isaacman, Co-chair (Minnesota), Damu Smith (Washington DC), Dan Murphy (Iowa), Mackie Mcleod (Boston), Geri Seese-Green (Oregon), Chris Root (Michigan), Stephanie Urdang (New York), Paul Epstein (Boston), Bassiru (Madison), Andy Epstein (Boston), Bill Martin, Anne Evens (Chicago), Sister Joanette Nitz (Detroit), Carrie Pratt (Madison), Prexy Nesbitt (Chicago), Dave Wiley (Michigan), Heather Gray (Atlanta), Ned Alpers, Otis Cunningham (Chicago)
Regrets were sent by Mike Johnson (Iowa), Kevin Danaher (California), Bill Minter, Kathy Flewellen (Washington, DC), Ruth Minter (Maryland), Kathy Sheldon and Steve Tarzynski (California), Paula Voelkel (Wisconsin), Coke McCord (New York) and Todd Hawkins (Washington), Treasurer Lisa Brock was unable to attend due to the tragic death of her mother in Ohio.
DSA Feminist Commission
"Westside Friends of Jackie Goldberg"
Signatories to a letter from Westside Friends of Jackie Goldberg, dated January 15, 1993 were;
- Mayor Judy Abdo
- Cynthia Anderson and Tim Barker
- Nancy Angelo
- Abby Haight Arnold
- Elaine Attias
- David Clennon
- Steve Ediger and Sharon Seto
- Margo Feinberg
- Larry Frank and Catherine Hess
- Jan Goodman and Jerry Manpearl
- Bob Gottlieb
- Woody Hastings
- Kelly Hayes-Raitt
- Elizabeth Hirsch
- Paula Litt and Barrett Litt
- Abby J. Leibman
- Suzy Marks and Wally Marks
- Sarah Pillsbury and Richard Kletter
- Laurie Pincus and Phil Brimble
- Elena Popp
- Michele Prichard and Rod Lane
- Vivian Rothstein
- Jane Small and Hugh Hallenberg
- Moe Stavnezer
- Gary Stewart
- Steve Tarzynski and Kathie Sheldon
- Julie Thompson and Brogan De Paor
- Andrea Tuch
- Barbara Zheutlin
- Bill Zimmerman
Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa
Kathie Sheldon , a member of Democratic Socialists of America, is the author of Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa, second edition (Rowman and Littlefield, 2016). Although aimed at an academic audience, this book is useful to anyone seeking to know more on the topic.
- Santa Monica DSA membership list, undated Steve Tarzynski papers
- LA DSA membership list, undated Steve Tarzynski papers
- NAM 10th Convention Agenda, July 29, 1981
- Women Organizing, No 8, 1981 19
- Socialist Community School Committee list, Fall 1979
- Socialist Community School Committee list, Feb. 1, 1980
- Socialist Community School committee member list Feb 1982
- Dem. Left, Jan./Feb. 1995, page 27
- Historical Voices website: Mozambique Support Network meeting notes, Chicago, March 1988
- DSA Feminist Commission Directory, 1985
- 1986 DSA Feminist Commission Directory