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freelance writer

Evelyn Thompson Riesman, American freelance writer.

Background

Riesman, Evelyn Thompson was born on February 14, 1912 in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Maurice Dekay and Lilian (Hastings) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor in English, Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College, 1935.

Career

Editor journal. consumers division United States Department Labor, Washington, 1935-1936. Author: (with others) Conversations in Japan, 1967. Author: (short stories) New World Writing, 1955, Southwest Review, 1958, University Kansas City Review, 1959.

Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married David Riesman, July 15, 1936. Children: Paul (deceased), Jennie, Lucy, Michael.

father:
Maurice Dekay Thompson

mother:
Lilian (Hastings) Thompson

spouse:
David Riesman

children:
Paul Riesman (deceased)

Jennie Riesman

Lucy Riesman

Michael Riesman