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Roger Angell Edit Profile

magazine editor , writer

Roger Angell, American Writer, magazine editors Recipient George Polk award for commentary, 1981. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Authors Guild (national council, vice president), Authors League (national council), P.E.N.

Background

Angell, Roger was born on September 19, 1920 in New York City. Son of Ernest and Katharine Shepley (Sergeant) Angell.

Education

Graduate, Pomfret School, 1938;Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1942.

Career

Editor, writer Magazine X, Curtis Public Company, 1946-1947. Senior editor Holiday magazine, 1947-1956. Fiction editor, general contributor New Yorker magazine, New York City, since 1956.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Authors Guild (national council, vice president), Authors League (national council), Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Clubs: Century Association, Coffee House. Fellow, American Academy Arts & Sciences.

Connections

Married Evelyn Ames Baker, October 1942 (divorced 1963). Children– Caroline S., Alice. Married Carol Rogge, October 1963.

1 child, John Henry.

father:
Ernest Angell

mother:
Katharine Shepley (Sergeant) Angell

spouses:
Evelyn Ames Baker

Carol Rogge

children:
Caroline S. Angell

Alice Angell

John Henry Angell