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Fred Arlius Powledge

Fred Arlius Powledge, American freelance writer. Russell Sage fellow Russell Sage Foundation, 1966-1967; travel and study grantee Ford Foundation, 1971, 93-94. Member Board Library Trustees, St. Mary's County, Maryland With United States Army Reserve, 1957. Member National Association Science Writers.

Background

  • Powledge, Fred Arlius was born on February 23, 1935 in North Carolina, United States. Son of Arlius Raymond and Pauline (Stearns) Powledge.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in English, University North Carolina, 1957.

    Career

    • Writer, editor Associated Press, New Haven, 1958-1960. Reporter Atlanta Journal, 1960-1963, New York Times, New York City, 1963-1966. Freelance journalist, since 1966.

      Lecturer New School, New York City, 1967-1969, 80-82. Narrator, co-producer, writer W National Educational Television-television/13, New York City, 1972.

    Works

    • Working River
    • Emphasizing the need to respect and appreciate rivers everywhere, an examination of one working river in Maryland, the Paxutent, explores the history of rivers, their influence on the environment, and how perceptions of rivers have changed.
    • Born on the circus
    • Describes the hard work and excitement of circus life as seen through the eyes of an eleven-year-old who performs as juggler, trampoline artist, and horseback rider.

    Membership

    Member Board Library Trustees, St. Mary's County, Maryland With United States Army Reserve, 1957. Member National Association Science Writers.

    Connections

    • Married Tabitha Morrison, December 21, 1957. 1 child, Pauline Stearns.
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    Born February 23, 1935
    • 1957
      University North Carolina
    • 1958 - 1960
      Writer, d Press
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1958 - 1960
      editor Associate, d Press
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1960 - 1963
      reporter Atlanta Journal
    • 1963 - 1966
      reporter Atlanta Journal
    • 1966
      freelance journalist