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Barbara Dickey Reid, American writer. Recipient Caps award New York State Council on the Arts, 1984, O'Henry award, Doubleday, New York City, 1981; grantee Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Writers Fund, New York City, 1983. Member The Authors Guild, Poets and Writers, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Reid, Barbara Dickey was born on April 18, 1920 in New York City. Daughter of Louis Raymond and Helen Scott (Dickey) Reid.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Wheaton College, 1942.

Career

Administrative assistant, Mary Roberts Rinehart Foundation, New York City, 1967-1982;proofreader, Random House, New York City, 1985-1990;retired, 1990.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Carlo's Cricket, 1967, Miguel and His Racehorse, 1973, Two Novellas, 1977, The Cobbler's Reward, 1978.

Membership

Member The Authors Guild, Poets and Writers, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Louis Raymond Reid

mother:
Helen Scott (Dickey) Reid