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David Haward Bain, American writer. Grantee Mary Roberts Rinehart New York, 1979, Lebensburger Foundation, 1984, Wyndham Foundation, 1987; recipient Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association award New York State Council on the Arts, 1983, Reader's Choice award Prairie Schooner magazine, 1997. Fellow Society of America Historians.

Background

Bain, David Haward was born on February 23, 1949 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Son of David M. and Rosemary (Haward) Bain.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1971.

Career

Editorial assistant, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York City, 1973-1976; editor, Stonehill Press, New York City, 1976-1977; editor Harmony Books, Crown Publications, Inc., New York City, 1977-1978; writer, New York City, 1978-1987; associate faculty, Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, Middlebury, Vermont, 1981-1987; assistant editor, New England Review, Middlebury, since 1989. Visiting instructor creative writing Middlebury College, since 1987.

Works

Membership

Fellow Society of America Historians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: blues piano playing, sheparding.

Connections

Married Mary Smyth Duffy, June 6, 1981. Children: Mimi Aitken Duffy Bain, David Montrose Duffy Bain.

father:
David M. Bain

mother:
Rosemary (Haward) Bain

spouse:
Mary Smyth Duffy

children:
David Montrose Duffy Bain

Mimi Aitken Duffy Bain