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May Dikeman, American Writer. Atlantic "First" Ingram Merrill grantee Atlantic Monthly. Officer Tenant's Party, New York City; active Episcopal Peace Fellowship, New York City, Episcopal Churchmen for Free South Africa, New York City.

Background

Dikeman, May was born on September 8, 1923 in Baldwin, New York, United States. Daughter of James Bradley and Elsie Isabel (Helmrich) Dikeman.

Education

Bachelor, Vassar College, 1945.

Career

Instructor writers workshops, New School Social Research, New York City, 1968-1969.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novel) The Pike, 1954, The Angelica, 1971, The Devil We Know, 1973. Contributor to Best in American Stories, 1963, 64. Contributor short stories to literature publications.

Membership

Officer Tenant's Party, New York City. Active Episcopal Peace Fellowship, New York City, Episcopal Churchmen for Free South Africa, New York City.

Connections

Married Norman Edward Hoss, September 12, 1946. Children: Antonie Kyrie, Kurt, Talara Kristin.

father:
James Bradley Dikeman

mother:
Elsie Isabel (Helmrich) Dikeman

spouse:
Norman Edward Hoss

children:
Antonie Kyrie Dikeman

Kurt Dikeman

Talara Kristin Dikeman