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Marian Starr Wood Edit Profile

Publishing company executive

Marian Starr Wood, American publishing executive. Recipient Roger Klein Foundation award for career achievement, 2001.

Background

Wood, Marian Starr was born on March 30, 1938 in New York City. Daughter of Edward James and Betty (Starr) Markow.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Barnard College, 1959; postgraduate, Columbia University, 1959-1964.

Career

Teaching assistant, lecturer, Columbia University, New York City, 1960-1964; editor, Praeger Publications, New York City, 1965-1971; senior editor, Henry Holt & Company. New York City, 1972-1981; executive editor, Henry Holt & Company. New York City, 1981-1996; associate public, Marian Wood Books, since 1996; F C.

Connections

Married Anthony Stuart Wood, March 21, 1963, (deceased October 8, 2008).

father:
Edward James Markow

mother:
Betty (Starr) Markow

spouse:
Anthony Stuart Wood