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educator , writer

Frances Moore Webb, American writer, educator. Recipient Pennsylvania Council on Arts award, 1986.


Webb, Frances Moore was born on November 5, 1929 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Jared Blanchard and Mildred (Downs) M.


Bachelor, Columbia University, New York City, 1952. Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1973.


Consultant Horabin, Polaski & Associates, Philadelphia, 1969-1970. Researcher Association for Researcher Behavior, 1971-1974. College assistant department academy skills Hunter College, New York City, 1974-1975.

English lecturer City University of New York Hostos Community College, 1975—1991, consultant Writing Across the Curriculum, 1991—1995. Consultant for professional writers and playwrights, since 1980. Resident Millay Colony for Arts, 1985.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author (textbook): Worksheet, A Business-based English as Second Language Grammar and Writing Guide, 1987. Dramatization of short story: Inter/Act Theater Company, 2004. Contributor short stories and poetry to literature journals.


Married William David Webb. Children: Andra Wilson, Deena Moss, Aerie Anderson, Tara Duey.

Jared Blanchard M.

Mildred (Downs) M.

William David Webb

Andra Minío Webb

Deena Moss Webb

Aerie Shulman Webb

Tara Duey Webb