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Richard Koszarski

Richard Koszarski, American film historian, curator. Research associateship American Film Institute, 1971, 72; research grantee American Council Learned Societies, 1978; recipient National Film Book award National Film Society, 1984, award Prix Jean Mitry, 1991; National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 2003. Member Fort Lee Film Commission.

Background

  • Koszarski, Richard was born on December 18, 1947 in New York City. Son of Casimir and Janina (Orzechowski) Koszarski.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Hofstra University, 1969. Master of Arts, New York University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1977.

    Career

    • Lecturer School Visual Arts, New York City, 1974-1984, New York University, 1976, 97, Columbia University, New York City, 1980-1986. Historian Astoria Motion Picture & television Foundation, 1977-1981. Curator of film American Museum Moving Image, 1981-1992, exhibition curator Masterpieces of Moving Image Technology, 1988, head collections and exhibitions, 1992-1996, senior historian, 1996-1997.

      Associate professor English Rutgers University, since 1998.

    Works

    Membership

    Member Fort Lee Film Commission.

    Connections

    • Married Diane Kaiser, 1975. 1 child, Eva.
    • father: Casimir Koszarski
    • mother: Janina (Orzechowski) Koszarski
    • spouse: Diane Kaiser
    • child: Eva Koszarski
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    Born December 18, 1947
    (age 68)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Hofstra University
    • 1974
      New York University
    • 1977
      New York University
    • 1974 - 1984
      Lecturer, School Visual Arts
    • 1976
      Lecturer, School Visual Arts
    • 1977 - 1981
      historian Astoria Motion Picture & television Foundation
    • 1980 - 1986
      Lecturer, School Visual Arts
    • 1998
      associate, professor English Rutgers University
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