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William B. Patrick, American writer, educator. Founder, promoter Green Mount Craft Fair, Newport Jazz Festival Craft Fair, New York, 1975-1982.

Background

Patrick, William B. was born on October 3, 1949 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of James K. and Elizabeth B. Patrick.

Education

Bachelor in Creative Writing and Folklore, University Pennsylvania, 1971. Master of Arts in Creative Writing, Syracuse University, 1973.

Career

Assistant director Alternative Literary Programs, Voorheesville, New York, since 1998. Writer-in-residence New York State Writers Institute/State University of New York, since 1996. Assistant professor Old Dominion University, 1991, director creative writing program, 1992-1993.

Visiting lecturer creative writing Salem State College, 1989-1990. Instructor creative writing Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, New York, 1973-1975. Lecturer, speaker in field.

Works

Membership

Founder, promoter Green Mount Craft Fair, Newport Jazz Festival Craft Fair, New York, 1975-1982.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Documentary filmmaking, kayaking.

Connections

Married Holly A. Patrick, June 13, 1970 (divorced 1983). Married Stacey L. Pfeifer, July 12, 1987 (divorced 1997). Children: Tarin, Caleb.

Married Carmel Rose Patrick, November 25, 2000.

father:
James K.

mother:
Elizabeth B. Patrick

spouses:
Holly A. Patrick

Stacey L. Pfeifer

Carmel Rose Patrick

children:
Tarin Patrick

Caleb Patrick