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David Ames Curtis, American Translator, writer. Union organizer Federation of University Employees, New Haven, 1982-1984; co-founder, Agora International, Paris, since 1990; conference organizer, Paris, 1992. M C.

Background

Curtis, David Ames was born on May 15, 1956 in Winchester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Grant Edward and Elaine Constance (Chalberg) Curtis.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy cum laude, Harvard University, 1979.

Career

Research activist, Virginia Community Development Organisation, Petersburg, Virginia, 1974-1975;research activist, Black and Reform Newspaper Indexing Project/ Yale University, New Haven, 1978;community organizer, Carolina Action/ACORN, Columbia, South Carolina., 1979-1980;community organizer, Carolina Action/ACORN, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1980-1982;director research, Black Periodical Fiction Project/ Yale University, New Haven, 1982-1985;freelance translator, editor, writer, Paris, since 1985.

Works

Membership

Union organizer Federation of University Employees, New Haven, 1982-1984. Co-founder, Agora International, Paris, since 1990. Conference organizer, Paris, 1992.

Connections

father:
Grant Edward Curtis

mother:
Elaine Constance (Chalberg) Curtis