Finkelstein, Claudia (1944 - 2005)

Genre: General Fiction

Cape Elizabeth resident Claudia Finkelstein, who was born in Montreal, Quebec, was a 1966 Colby College graduate, majoring in psychology and American literature. She earned a master's degree in clinical psychology from the University of Maine. She was from 1993 until her death employed as school psychologist in the Portland School Department. She was well known as a jazz vocalist, performing throughout New England as a vocalist for the Joy Spring Jazz Quartet and with many other groups.

Selected Bibliogrpahy

  • Imperfect Strangers 2001. Its focus is the relationship between a teenage boy, who kills a policemen during a crime, and his court appointed lawyer.