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Gerold Frank

Gerold Frank, American writer. Member chancellor's council University Texas; trustee Carnegie Fund for Authors. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors League (treasurer 1973-1976, 85—, council since 1973, director Author's League Fund, since 1973), Authors Guild (council 1973-1991, secretary 1973-1988, treasurer 1988-1991), Dutch Treat Club (New York City).

Background

  • Frank, Gerold was born on August 2, 1907 in Cleveland. Son of Samuel and Lillian (Frank) Lefkowitz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1929. Master of Arts, Case Western Reserve University, 1933.

    Career

    • With Cleveland News, 1933-1937, New York Journal American, 1937-1943. United States war correspondent Overseas News Agency, Middle East, 1943-1945, Europe and Middle East correspondent, 1946-1950. Senior editor Coronet magazine, 1952-1958.

      Screen writer Warner Brothers, 1960. Lecturer non-fiction writing Indiana University Writers Workshop, 1968, 71, Santa Barbara Writers Workshop, 1982. Board directors Copyright Clearance Center.

      Juror American Book Awards, 1981.

    Works

    • Beloved Infidel
    • Autobiography, love story, and literary history, this classic memoir is "the very best portrait of F.

    Membership

    Member chancellor's council University Texas. Trustee Carnegie Fund for Authors. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors League (treasurer 1973-1976, 85—, council since 1973, director Author's League Fund, since 1973), Authors Guild (council 1973-1991, secretary 1973-1988, treasurer 1988-1991), Dutch Treat Club (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Lillian Cogen, September 1, 1932. Children: Amy (Mistress William Rosenblum), John Lewis.
    • father: Samuel Lefkowitz
    • mother: Lillian (Frank) Lefkowitz
    • spouse: Lillian Cogen
    • children: Amy Frank (Mistress William Rosenblum)
    • John Lewis Frank
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    Born August 2, 1907
    Nationality
    • 1929
      Ohio State University
    • 1933
      Case Western Reserve University
    • 1933 - 1937
      With Cleveland News
    • 1937 - 1943
      With Cleveland News
    • 1943 - 1945
      United States war correspondent Overseas News Agency
    • 1946 - 1950
      United States war correspondent Overseas News Agency
    • 1952 - 1958
      senior, editor Coronet magazine
    • 1960
      screen writer, Warner Brothers
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