Ben Nightingale

White Plains, NY 10606-3327

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Publications and Prizes

Jewish Magazine, Mendocino Review, Network Africa, Obsidian, Poetica Magazine
Prizes Won: 
Ben Nightingale 14 Soundview Avenue White Plains, NY 10606 914-772-0466 E-MAIL: Alternate tele: 914-428-5991(Voice & Fax) MY WRITER’S WEBSITE: WRITER’S RESUME—PAGE ONE (NOTE—PUBLISHING & ASSIGNMENT CREDITS—PAGE TWO) My book—Too White To Be Black, Too Black To Be White—is being represented by Erika Storella, an agent at The Gernert Company. Awarded a WOOLRICH SCHOLARSHIP in CREATIVE WRITING from COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY Grant for a book from THE MARY ROBERTS RINEHART FOUNDATION JOHN GOLDEN FOUNDATION AWARD—HUNTER PLAYWRIGHTS-NYC Author interviews for major publishers including; CROWN and BANTAM Television interviews on the following(for an autobiographical article I wrote) AM PHILADELPHIA SONYA SHOW—DETROIT TOM COTTLE SHOW—WGBH CHAN 2—BOSTON DAVE PATTERSON SHOW—CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK—Undergraduate credits in……. JOURNALISM: 12 POETRY: 4 (Intermed.) PHOTO JOURNALISM: 6 PLAYWRITING: 6 AUTOBIOGRAPHY: 12(Advanced) ADVANCED COMP: 3 THE SHORT STORY: 6(Advanced) Page two Ben Nightingale Cover Story - TODAY MAGAZINE—PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER EBONY MAGAZINE CINCINNATI ENQUIRER MAGAZINE—Profile of 42ND. STREET LEAD LEROY REAMS SHOWBILL MAGAZINE—Article on THE VILLAGE GATE— its 25th Anniversary—A history with Profiles of Art and Burton D’Lugoff and including interviews with PETE SEEGER and TED MANN of CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE. SUNDAY MAGAZINE—GANNETT WESTCHESTER ROCKLAND ARARAT MAGAZINE—Profile of ABC-TV VICE PRESIDENT NEW YORK AMSTERDAM NEWS THE CPA SOFTWARE NEWS—TAX SOFTWARE REVIEWS FICTION THE MENDICINO REVIEW—“Fragile Winter” OBSIDIAN-Wayne State University—“Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep.” NETWORK AFRICA—“The Education” and “Good Hair” THE JEWSIH MAGAZINE—“A Terror of Knives.” TEACHING WHITE PLAINS ADULT EDUCATION—Instructor in CREATIVE WRITING WESTCHESTER ASSOCIATION OF GIFTED AND TALENTED—Taught PHOTO JOURNALISM Worked on SUBURBAN STREET NEWS—A WHITE PLAINS NEWSPAPER where I did a broad range of articles and service pieces & photos.

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Last updated: Aug 10, 2014