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Maurice Francis Kenny, American writer. Past director The Little Gallery; art director Saranac Lake.

Background

Kenny, Maurice Francis was born on August 16, 1929 in Watertown, New York, United States. Son of Andrew Anthony Kenny and Doris Marie (Herrick) Kenny Welch.

Education

Student, Butler University, 1955. Student, New York University, 1957. Doctorate (honorary), St. Lawrence University, 1995.

Career

Poet-in-residence North Country Community College, Saranac Lake, New York. Visiting professor University Oklahoma, Norman, En'owkin Center, University Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Paul Smith's College, State University of New York, Potsdam. Member panel New York Foundation for the Arts, North Carolina Arts Council, New York State Council on the Arts, Arts Recognition and Talent Search for the Educational Testing Service.

Board directors Coordinator Council Literature Magazines, New York Foundation for the Arts, WSLU-FM. Coordinator Iroquois Arts Festival, Saranac Lake, Writer's Week at Tupper Lake. Presenter in field.

Works

Membership

Past director The Little Gallery. Art director Saranac Lake.

Connections

father:
Andrew Anthony Kenny Welch

mother:
Doris Marie (Herrick) Kenny Welch