Brightman, Carol

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BRIGHTMAN, Carol. American, b. 1939. Genres: Biography, Documentaries/Reportage. Career: Journalist and educator. Founder and editor of Viet-Report: An Emergency News Bulletin on Southeast Asia Affairs, 1965-68; co-editor of Leviathan, 1969-70; associate editor of GEO magazine, 1982-85; freelance writer, 1976-. Central YMCA College, Chicago, IL, adjunct instructor, 1962-63; New York University, graduate assistant, 1964-65; New School College, New York, instructor, 1965-67; Southeastern Massachusetts University, instructor, 1969; Brooklyn College, full-time instructor, 1973-76; University of Maine, adjunct instructor, 1989-92. Publications: NONFICTION: (with L. Rivers) Drawings and Digressions, 1979; Writing Dangerously: Mary McCarthy and Her World, 1992; Sweet Chaos: The Grateful Dead's American Adventures. EDITOR: (with S. Levinson) Venceremos Brigade: Young Americans Sharing the Life and Work of Revolutionary Cuba: Diaries, Letters, Interviews, Tapes, Essays, Poetry by the Venceremos Brigade, 1971; (and author of intro.) Between Friends: The Correspondence of Hannah Arendt and Mary McCarthy, 1949-1975, 1995. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: 44 Carl Bailey Rd, Walpole, ME 04573, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]