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also known as Bernstein

consultant , journalist , writer

Joseph Amber Barry, American Writer, journalist, consultant. Avocations: conversation, chess, traveling M C. Captain Chemical Warfare Service, United States Army, 1941-46, European Theatre of Operations. Member French Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club, Anglo-American Press Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Barry, Joseph Amber was born on June 13, 1917 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Esther Bernstein and Samuel Bernstein.

Education

AB with honors, University of Michigan, 1939;Medical Science Liaison Society, University of Michigan, 1940;postgraduate, U. Paris, 1945-46.

Career

Member professional staff, New York Public Library., New York City, 1940-41;manager Paris edit, Newsweek, 1946-49;chief Sunday edit Paris Bureau, New York Times, 1949-52;executive editor, editorial director, House Beautiful, New York City, 1952-57;European columnist, New York Post, Paris, 1958-64;European columnist, Village Voice, Paris, 1964-75;environmental educator, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris, 1975-78;consultant, editor, Connect, Paris, 1978-1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: conversation, chess, traveling M C.

Works

Membership

Captain Chemical Warfare Service, United States Army, l94l-46, European Theatre of Operations. Member French Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club, Anglo-American Press Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Conversation, chess, travel.

Connections

Married Naomi Schulman, November 23, 1946 (divorced 1966). Children: Michael Alexander, John Christopher.

father:
Samuel Bernstein

mother:
Esther Bernstein

spouse:
Naomi Schulman

children:
Michael Alexander Barry

John Christopher Barry

nephew:
Gary Bernstein