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playwright , writer , English educator

Herbert Liebman, American English educator, writer, playwright. Recipient Creative Writing award National Education Association, 1979, Creative Incentive award CUNY, 1987, Pen Syndicated Fiction award, 1988, numerous playwriting awards. With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Modern Language Association, Poets & Writers, Dramatist Guild, Playwrights' Lab at Actors Studio, Writers' Workshop of New York Shakespeare Festival. M C.

Background

Liebman, Herbert was born on March 29, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel and Milly (Goldstein) Liebman.

Education

Bachelor in English, Brooklyn College, 1957. Master of Arts in English, New York University, 1964. Master of Philosophy in English, New York University, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1995.

Career

Professor, College Staten Island, New York, since 1966.

Membership

With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Modern Language Association, Poets & Writers, Dramatist Guild, Playwrights' Lab at Actors Studio, Writers' Workshop of New York Shakespeare Festival. M C.

Connections

Married Nina Harriet Finkle, 1961 (divorced 1971). Children: Judd Adam, Jesse Cole. Married Margaret Heather Dewwood, August 14, 1976.

father:
Samuel Liebman

mother:
Milly (Goldstein) Liebman

spouses:
Margaret Heather Dewwood

Nina Harriet Finkle

children:
Jesse Cole Liebman

Judd Adam Liebman