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Arthur Orrmont, American writer, editor. Recipient Avery Hopwood award for short story University Michigan, 1943, 44, 45. With United States Army, 1942. Member Association Literature Critics Scholars.

Background

Orrmont, Arthur was born on July 3, 1922 in Albany, New York, United States.

Education

Student, University Alabama, 1941;student, University Michigan, 1942-1945;student, Cornell Univercity, 1945;Bachelor, University of Michigan, 1945.

Career

Editorial department head, Farrar, Straus & Company. New York City, 1945-1951;senior editor, Popular Library., New York City, 1951-1955;executive editor, Fawcett Books, New York City, 1955-1957;president, editorial director, Author Aid Associations, New York City, 1967-1997;vice president, Research Associations International, New York City, 1980-1997;president, Literary Cons., Albuquerque, since 1997. Lecturer creative writing City College of New York, 1966, Columbia University, 1967.

Works

Membership

With United States Army, 1942. Member Association Literature Critics Scholars.

Connections

Married Lora Orenstein, October 6, 1956 (divorced 1965). Married Leonie Rosenstiel, August 22, 1995.

spouses:
Lora Orenstein

Leonie Rosenstiel