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James Humphrey Edit Profile

screenwriter , poet

James Humphrey, American screenwriter, poet. Recipient writer's award Carnegie Fund, 1978, Arts & Letters award American Academy Institute Arts & Letters, 1976, Pen award Poets, Essayists and Novelists, 1976, candidate for Nobel prize in Literature, 1989, 94, 96, 97, Most Original Screenplay award Sundance Ineternat. Film Screenwriting Competition, 1994.

Background

Humphrey, James was born on February 20, 1939 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States.

Education

Bachelor/Master of Arts with honors, Brown University, 1977. Master of Fine Arts in Psychotherapy with honors, St. John's University, New York City, 1989.

Career

Part-time teacher, Marshalltown (Iowa) Community College, 1967-1968; teacher, Falmouth, 1970-1971; part-time teacher, Harvard University, 1972; part-time researcher, Harvard University, 1973; part-time teacher, Kennebunk (Maine) High School, Merry Hill, North Carolina, 1974; part-time teacher, Brown U., 1977; part-time teacher, U. North Carolina, Providence, 1984; part-time teacher, Lawrence Academy, 1985-1987; teacher, Lawrence Academy, Independence, 1989; teacher, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Works

Connections

Married Norma Louise Van Vooren, February 28, 1966. 1 child, Saroyan.

spouse:
Norma Louise Van Vooren

child:
Saroyan Humphrey