Harburg, Ernest

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HARBURG, Ernest. (Ernie). American, b. 1926. Genres: Songs/Lyrics and libretti, Film, Theatre. Career: Council for Rural Welfare, Caracas, Venezuela, research assistant in rural welfare, 1953; Wisconsin State Department of Public Welfare, research assistant, 1954-57; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, study director at Institute for Social Research, 1957-64, associate professor of nursing, 1964-70, research scientist in psychology, 1965-82, and epidemiology, 1973-82, research scientist emeritus, 1982-; New York University, NYC, adjunct professor of psychology, 1982-. Harburg Foundation, president, 1981-. Publications: (as Ernie Harburg with H. Meyerson) Who Put the Rainbow in "The Wizard of Oz"? Yip Harburg, Lyricist, 1993; (with B. Rosenberg) The Broadway Musical: Collaboration in Commerce and Art, 1993. Contributor to scholarly journals. Address: 240 E 10th St #98, New York, NY 10003-7800, U.S.A.