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Cynthia Bregman King, American Writer. Creative Artist's grant Michigan Council for the Arts., 1985-1986. Member Pritchards Island advisory board University of Southern California, Beaufort; president Fripp Island(South Carolina.) Audubon Club, 1991-1992; assistant to chairman Beaufort County Democratic Party, 1989-1991. Member The Authors Guild, Poets and Writers, Inc., Detroit Women Writers, Inc. (president 1979-1981). F C.

Background

King, Cynthia Bregman was born on August 27, 1925 in New York City. Daughter of Adolph and Elsie (Oschrin) Bregman.

Education

Student, Bryn Mawr College, 1943-1944;student, University Chicago, 1944-1946;student, New York University, 1964-1967.

Career

Associate editor, Hillman Periodicals, New York City, 1946-1950;managing editor, Fawcett Publs., New York City, 1950-1955;creative writing teacher, The Awty School, Houston, 1974-1975. Book reviewer, New York Times Book Review, 1976-1983, Detroit News, 1980-1988. Director short story symposium Friends of Detroit Public Library. and Detroit Women Writers, 1985.

Creative writing residencies Michigan Council of the Arts, Detroit, 1976-1986.

Works

Membership

Member Pritchards Island advisory board University South Carolina, Beaufort, 1991—2006. President Fripp Island Audubon Club, 1991—1992. Assistant to chairman Beaufort County Democratic Party, 1989—1991.

Member The Authors Guild, Poets and Writers, Inc., Detroit Working Writers, Inc. (president 1979-1981), Hugh Townley Foundation, Inc. (chair since 2009).

Connections

Married Jonathan King July 26, 1944 (dec 1997). Children: Gordon Barkley, Austin Arthur (deceased), Nathaniel Bregman.

father:
Adolph Bregman

mother:
Elsie (Oschrin) Bregman

spouse:
Jonathan King July 26

children:
Gordon Barkley King

Austin Arthur King (deceased)

Nathaniel Bregman King