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Robie Mayhew Macauley

Robie Mayhew Macauley was American editor. Guggenheim fellow, 1964; Fulbright research fellow, 1964-1965; O'Henry Short Story winner, 1967. With Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

  • Macauley, Robie Mayhew was born on May 31, 1919 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Son of George William and Emma (Hobart) Macauley.

  • Education

    • AB, Kenyon College, 1941. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1950. Postgrad, University London, 1965.

      Doctor of Literature, Kenyon College, 1986.

    Career

    • Instructor English Bard College, 1946-1947, University Iowa, 1947-1950. Assistant professor University North Carolina, 1950-1953. Editor Kenyon Review, 1959-1966.

      Senior editor Playboy magazine, Chicago, 1966-1977. Executive editor Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1977-1988. Lecturer State Department, Australia, 1962.

      Adjunct professor Harvard University Extension, since 1988. Co-director Ploughshares International Writing Seminar, Emerson College European Center, Kasteel Well Netherlands, since 1990.

    Works

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    With Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Draper, June 19, 1948. Married Pamela Painter, August 9, 1979. 1 child, Cameron.
    • father: George William Macauley
    • mother: Emma (Hobart) Macauley
    • spouses: Anne Draper
    • Pamela Painter
    • child: Cameron Macauley
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    Nationality
    • 1941
      Kenyon College
    • 1950
      University Iowa
    • 1965
      University London
    • 1986
      Kenyon College
    • 1946 - 1947
      Instructor, English Bard College
    • 1947 - 1950
      Instructor, English Bard College
    • 1950 - 1953
      assistant, professor University North Carolina
    • 1959 - 1966
      editor Kenyon Review
    • 1966 - 1977
      senior, editor Playboy magazine
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1977 - 1988
      executive, editor Houghton Mifflin Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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