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English educator

Melvin William Livatino was American English educator. Recipient Award of Excellence, International Council Industrial Editors, 1970, Award of Merit, 1969. Co-chairman Evanston Alliance of Taxpayers, since 1990. With United States Army National Guard, 1961-1967.

Background

Livatino, Melvin William was born on June 27, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Francis Melvin and Violet Louise Livatino.

Education

Bachelor, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1966;Master of Arts, Loyola University, Chicago, 1968.

Career

Public relations executive Sears Roebuck & Company, Skokie, Illinois, 1967-1970. Professor English Wilbur Wright College, Chicago, 1968-1976, Harry S. Truman College, Chicago, 1976—1999, distinguished professor English, 1999—2004, retired, 2004. President/owner Graduate Degree Singles and Singles in the Humanities, Evanston, Illinois, 1981-1985.

Director, owner Dynamic Writing Workshop, Evanston, since 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Upstarts/Startups magazine, Chicago, 1988-2004, Gas on-line magazine, 2002, Open Door online magazine, 2003. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals, short stories and poetry to Angels in My Oven (book), 1977, Thalassa magazine, 1973, 74.

Membership

Co-chairman Evanston Alliance of Taxpayers, since 1990. With United States Army National Guard, 1961-1967.

Connections

Married Francine Theresa Livatino, July 16, 1966 (divorced 1975). Children: Thomas, John, Christopher.

father:
Francis Melvin

mother:
Violet Louise Livatino

spouse:
Francine Theresa Livatino

children:
Thomas Livatino

John Livatino

Christopher Livatino