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Editor , author

William Miller Abrahams, American Editor, author. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945.

Background

Abrahams, William Miller was born on January 23, 1919 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Louis and Wilhelmina (Miller) Abrahams.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1941.

Career

Editor, Atlantic Monthly Press, Boston, 1955-1977; contributing editor, Atlantic Monthly, 1968-1979; contributing editor, Inquiry magazine, 1978-1983; senior editor West Coast, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York City, 1977-1984; senior editor West Coast, Evangelical Presbyterian Dutton/William Abrahams Books, New York City, since 1984. Editor O. Henry Awards annual volumes, 1967-1996, Fifty Years of the American Short Story, 1970, Prize Stories of the Seventies, 1981.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945.

Connections

father:
Louis Abrahams

mother:
Wilhelmina (Miller) Abrahams