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Laura Lippman, American writer. Recipient Mayor's award for literature excellence, Baltimore, 6 Anthony awards, Bouchercon World Mystery Convention, 2 Barry awards, Deadly Pleasures Mystery Magazine, 2 Shamus awards, Private Eye Writers America. Member of Mystery Writers America (president 2010).

Background

Lippman, Laura was born on January 31, 1959 in Atlanta. Daughter of Theo and Madeline Lippman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

Career

Reporter Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas, 1981—1983, San Antonio Light, 1983—1989, Baltimore Evening Sun, 1989—1991, Baltimore Sun, 1991—2001. Teacher Goucher College, Towson, Maryland.

Works

Membership

Member of Mystery Writers America (president 2010).

Connections

Married David Simon.

father:
Theo Lippman

mother:
Madeline Lippman

spouse:
David Simon.