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Lloyd Chudley Alexander, American Author. Recipient Golden Cat award, 1984, Regina medal, 1986, Carolyn W. Field medal, 1987, Otter award, 1993, Horn Book-Boston Globe award 1993. Board of directors Carpenter Lane Chamber Music Society, Philadelphia Served with Army of the United States, World World War World War II; Member Authors League American, P.E.N.

Background

Alexander, Lloyd Chudley was born on January 30, 1924 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Alan Audley and Edna (Chudley) Alexander.

Education

Student, West Chester (Pennsylvania) State College, 1942; student, Lafayette College, 1943; student, University Paris, 1946.

Career

Free-lance writer and translator, since 1946; cartoonist, pianist, advertising writer, magazine editor, since 1948; author-in-residence, Temple University, 1970.

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