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Holly Stevens, American author, editor. Timothy Dwight College fellow, 1971; fellow Pierpont Morgan Library, 1979-1982; Ingram Merrill Foundation grantee, 1964; Supplemental award, 1965; National Endowment for Humanities senior fellow, 1972-1973. Board directors New Haven Symphony Orchestra, 1975-1985, assistant secretary, 1980-1983. Member of Elizabethan, Mory's (Yale).

Background

Stevens, Holly was born on August 10, 1924 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

Education

Student, Vassar College, 1942. Student, University Connecticut, 1953.

Career

Fire underwriter Aetna Life Affiliated Companies, Hartford, 1942-1946. Purchasing assistant Trinity College, 1955-1964. Secretary Yale University, 1966-1968.

Advertising manager Yale Review, 1968-1969, business manager, 1969-1977. Consultant Connecticut Public Radio, 1979. Founder, director New England Poetry Circuit, 1963-1968, Connecticut Poetry Circuit, 1968-1972, member selection committee, from 1972.

Founding member Poetry Center Trinity College.

Works

Membership

Board directors New Haven Symphony Orchestra, 1975-1985, assistant secretary, 1980-1983. Member of Elizabethan, Mory's (Yale).

Connections

Daughter of Wallace and Elsie Viola (Kachel) S. M. John Martin Hanchak, August 5, 1944 (divorced September 1951). 1 son, Peter Reed Hanchak.

M. Duncan Stephenson, August 24, 1957 (divorced December 1965).

father:
Wallace Stevens

mother:
Elsie Viola (Kachel) Stevens