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Barbara Asenath Corcoran, American author. Recipient William Allen White award, 1972, National Science Teachers-Children's Book Council award, 1974, 77, Merriam award University Montana, 1992. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors League American.

Background

Corcoran, Barbara Asenath was born on April 12, 1911 in Hamilton, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of John Gilbert and Anna (Tuck) Corcoran.

Education

Bachelor, Wellesley College, 1933. Master of Arts, University Montana, 1955.

Career

Instructor English, University Kentucky, Northern Center, 1956-1957. With story department Columbia Broadcasting System-television, Hollywood, California, 1957-1958. Teacher English, Marlborough School, 1958-1959.

Instructor English, University Colorado, 1960-1965. Instructor Corresponding School Creative Writing, 1964-1972. Instructor English, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1965-1969.

Works

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors League American.

Connections

father:
John Gilbert Corcoran

mother:
Anna (Tuck) Corcoran