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Copy editor

Miriam F. Hurewitz, American copy editor. Member Women's National Book Association (job referral chair, hospitality chair, awards chair), Editorial Freelancers Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Hurewitz, Miriam F. was born on October 18, 1921 in Albany, New York, United States. Daughter of E. Martin and Rose (Boochever) Freund.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell Univercity, 1943.

Career

With, Office of Strategic Superior vena cava syndrome, Washington, 1943-1945; editorial assistant, American Management Association, New York City, 1945-1946; researcher, Fortune Magazine, New York City, 1946-1948; self-employed editor, New York City, 1948-1961; copyeditor, Crowell-Collier, New York City, 1961; self-employed editor, New York City, Palo Alto, California, 1961-1964; copyeditor, copy chief, Crowell-Collier and Macmillan, New York City, 1964-1967; senior editor, Columbia University Press, New York City, 1967-1968; copyediting department supervisor, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York City, 1968-1970; copyediting manager, Macmillan, Inc., New York City, 1970-1975; purveyor of editorial services, New York City, since 1975; instructor, copyediting/proofreading, Parsons/New School, New York City, 1985-1987; adjunct assistant professor, New York University, 1990-1993.

Membership

Member Women's National Book Association (job referral chair, hospitality chair, awards chair), Editorial Freelancers Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, gardening, swimming, traveling.

Connections

Married Jacob C. Hurewitz, March 29, 1946. Children: Barbara Aronson, Anne Rosenbloom.

father:
E. Martin Freund

mother:
Rose (Boochever) Freund

spouse:
Jacob C. Hurewitz

children:
Anne Rosenbloom Hurewitz

Barbara Aronson Hurewitz