Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Elevitch graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1950.
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Elevitch worked at George Washington University from 1956 to 1957.
(A chronicle of war infused with uncommon cheer, Dog Tags ...)
A chronicle of war infused with uncommon cheer, Dog Tags Yapping: The World War II Letters of a Combat GI is a young man’s education in life and death and a narrative of war told completely in letters.
Elevitch received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1949 and a Master of Arts degree in 1950 from the University of Minnesota.
Elevitch began his career as an instructor of English at George Washington University in 1956 and held it for a year. In 1959, he took a position of a fiction editor of Audience Literature Journal. Then in 1961, Morton became a co-founder and director of American Literature Magazines Association, where he worked until 1964.
In 1974, Morton was appointed an editorial consultant of Chelsea Literature Journal and held it for two years. In 1978, he became a co-founder and director of Rockland Center for the Arts, where he served until 1979. Also Elevitch served as a seismology assistant of Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University from 1989 to 1995. In 1997, he held a position of an instructor of writing at Institute for Senior Education of State University of New York.
(A chronicle of war infused with uncommon cheer, Dog Tags ...)2003
Elevitch was a member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists Association, American Center of Poets and Writers and Phi Beta Kappa.
On August 27, 1956 Morton Elevitch married Carol Kageff, with whom he divorced in 1981. They have 3 children.