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children's book author and editor

Alan Benjamin, American children's book author and editor. Member National Arts Coub, World Monuments Fund.

Background

Benjamin, Alan was born on March 9, 1929 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Joseph Paul and Katie (Lewin) Benjamin.

Career

Art director children's books, MacMillan Public, New York City, 1974-1981;editor-in-chief children's books, Crown Publications, New York City, 1981-1983;vice president, editorial director Little Simon,, Simon & Schuster Publications, New York City, 1985-1994;editor-at-large, Dorling Kindersley, New York City, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Avocations: interest in and support of Venice restoration projects. Volunteer work in hospitals and soup kitchens.

Works

Membership

Member National Arts Coub, World Monuments Fund.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: interest in and support of Venice restoration projects. Volunteer work in hospitals and soup kitchens.

Connections

father:
Joseph Paul Benjamin

mother:
Katie (Lewin) Benjamin