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Editor , researcher , writer

Cecil P. Golann, American writer, editor, researcher. Fulbright grantee United States Government, Italy, 1952-1953; University fellow Columbia University, 1942-1943; Dibblee scholar Barnard College, 1941-1942. Member Women's National Book Association, Editorial Freelancers Association, English Speaking Union, New York Public Library., Planned Parenthood, National Organization of Women, Metropolitan Opera Guild, New York City Opera Guild.

Background

Golann, Cecil P. was born on January 20, 1921 in New York City. Daughter of Daniel L. and Ethel (Block) Golann.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Barnard College, 1941. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1942. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1952.

Career

Lecturer in English, Hunter College, New York City, 1953-1955;director Mass Media award program, Thomas Alva Edison Foundation, New York City, 1955-1957;editorial researcher, NBC-television Sales Department, New York City, 1958-1962;associate editor, Macmillan Public Company. New York City, 1962-1966;senior editor, Macmillan Public Company. New York City, 1966-1970;freelance editor, writer, New York City, since 1970.

Achievements

  • Avocations: attending musical events, reading, travel, writing.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Our World: The Taming of Israel's Negev, 1970. Contributor over 100 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Women's National Book Association, Editorial Freelancers Association, English Speaking Union, New York Public Library., Planned Parenthood, National Organization of Women, Metropolitan Opera Guild, New York City Opera Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Attending musical events, reading, travel, writing.

Connections

father:
Daniel L. Golann

mother:
Ethel (Block) Golann