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Hillel Moses Black, American Publisher. Member Century Association, Publications Club.

Background

Black, Hillel Moses was born on April 8, 1929 in New York City. Son of Isidore and Ida (Feldstein) Black.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Chicago, 1949; M.English and Foreign Langs., University of Chicago, 1952.

Career

Copy boy New York Times, New York City, 1952-1953. Reporter Associated Press, Pittsburgh, Newark and Philadelphia, 1954-1958. Freelance writer New York City, 1959-1965.

Editor Saturday Evening Post, 1966-1967. Senior editor William Morrow & Company, 1967-1977, editor-in-chief, 1977-1982. Public general books division Macmillan Public Company, 1983-1987.

Public Richardson, Steirman & Black, 1987-1988. President Birch Lane Press, 1989-1999. Editorial director Carol Public Group, New York City, 1989-1999.

Executive editor Sourcebooks, Naperville, Illinois, since 2000. Freelance book editor New York City, since 2010.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Watch Dogs of Wall Street, Buy Now, Pay Later, The American Schoolbook, Best New Mystery (nominee Edgar award).

Membership

Member Century Association, Publications Club.

Connections

father:
Isidore Black

mother:
Ida (Feldstein) Black