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Editor , publisher

Morty E. Sklar, American publisher, editor. Founder (with others) Phoenix House, New York City, 1966; active Increase the Peace Volunteer Corps., New York City, 1992-1995. With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Academy American Poets, Small Press Center.

Background

Sklar, Morty E. was born on November 28, 1935 in Sunnyside, New York, United States. Son of Jack and Selma (Ehrlich) Sklar.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Iowa, 1972.

Career

Founding editor, public, The Spirit That Moves Us Press, Jackson Heights, New York, since 1974.

Membership

Founder (with others) Phoenix House, New York City, 1966. Active Increase the Peace Volunteer Corps., New York City, 1992-1995. With United States Army, 1954-1956.

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Academy American Poets, Small Press Center.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, reading.

Connections

Married Shelley Joy Sterling, August 17, 1981 (divorced 1983). Married Marcela B. Bruno, June 7, 1993. Children: Patricio Bruno, Marcos Bruno.

father:
Jack Sklar

mother:
Selma (Ehrlich) Sklar

spouses:
Shelley Joy Sterling

Marcela B. Bruno

children:
Patricio Bruno Sklar

Marcos Bruno Sklar