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Harris Nelson Liechti, American writer, educator. Member Peace Team, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1998—1998; Member of Dramatists Guild, Inc., World Future Society (panel chairman 1987-1987), Alpha Epsilon Rho, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Liechti, Harris Nelson was born on August 20, 1935 in Des Moines. Son of Frederick Simon and Dorothy Nelson Liechti.

Education

Bachelor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1957. Master of Arts, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1958. Ph. D, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1968.

Career

Writer, producer, director Armed Forces Radio & television Service, Hollywood, California, 1959—1960. Reports assistant United States Office of Education, Washington, 1962—1963. Teaching fellow University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1964—1966.

Assistant reports officer United States office of Education, Washington, 1966—1968. Speech educator University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1968—1990, communication educator, since 1990. Director National Association of Educational Broadcasters, Washington, 1980—1981.

Director of tv services University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1969—1974. Faculty advisor International Film Series, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1981—1986. Sp4 United States Army, 1958-1960, Hollywood, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (lab manual) Basic television Crew Positions, (book) Great Ideas in Film-Making. Contributor articles to professional journal. Author: (plays) Adam and Eve and the Rest of Us, (book) Out of My Mind (Or Maybe Not).

Membership

Member Peace Team, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1998—1998. Member of Dramatists Guild, Inc., World Future Society (panel chairman 1987-1987), Alpha Epsilon Rho, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, photography, acting, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Marya Beth Adams, October 31, 1970 (divorced September 21, 1989). Children: Sean, Taya.

father:
Frederick Simon

mother:
Dorothy Nelson Liechti

spouse:
Marya Beth Adams

children:
Sean Liechti

Taya Liechti