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Barbara Anton, American writer. Recipient First Prize Humor, Manatee Writers Contest, 2000-2001, 1st prize, Father's Hall of Fame Contest, 2000-2001, over 100 awards for various writings, 14 awards, Florida Studio Theatre Shorts Contest. Member Dramatists Guild.

Background

Anton, Barbara was born on April 3, 1926 in Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Walter B. and Emma Agnes (Hess) Miller.

Education

Graduate Gemologist, Gemol. Institute of America, 1964.

Career

Fashion and design editor National Jeweler Magazine, New York City, 1956-1958. Freelance writer novels/plays, from 1956. Staff writer Writer's Guidelines and News Magazine.

Instructor senior division University South Florida, from 2000. Writing instructor Senior Academy/Elderhostel University South Florida, from 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to numerous national magazines including Cosmopolitan, Family Circle, Bride's Magazine, Saturday Evening Post, Thera Literature Magazine., author plays, (novels) Egrets to the Flames (Top Ten/Florida Writers Festival, 1995), short stories, 13 plays produced off-Broadway, 1995—2003.

Membership

Member International Women's Writing Guild, National Writers Association, Dramatists Guild. F C.

Connections

Married Albert Anton, June 23, 1949.

father:
Walter B. Miller

mother:
Emma Agnes (Hess) Miller

spouse:
Albert Anton