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novelist , playwright , screenwriter

James Goldman, American playwright, screenwriter, novelist. Served with United States Army, 1952-1954. Member Dramatists Guild (council since 1966), Authors League American (council since 1966), Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, National Academy Recording Artists, French Academy Playwrights.

Background

Goldman, James was born on June 30, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of M. Clarence and Marion (Weil) Goldman.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, University of Chicago, 1947;Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1950;postgraduate, Columbia University, 1950-1952.

Achievements

  • Member Dramatists Guild (council 1966тАФ), Authors League American (council 1966тАФ), Academy Motion Picture Arts and Scis., Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists (international association), National Academy Recording Artists, French Academy Playwrights.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1952-1954. Member Dramatists Guild (council since 1966), Authors League American (council since 1966), Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, National Academy Recording Artists, French Academy Playwrights.

Connections

Married, 1962 (divorced 1972). Married Barbara Deren, October 25, 1975.

father:
M. Clarence Goldman

mother:
Marion (Weil) Goldman

spouse:
Barbara Deren