Himelstein, Morgan Y.

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HIMELSTEIN, Morgan Y. American, b. 1926. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Music, Theatre, Translations. Career: University of Rochester, NY, instructor in English, 1948-50; Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, instructor, 1957-60, assistant professor, 1960-64, associate professor, 1964-68, Dir of Graduate Studies in English, 1965-74, professor, 1968-93, emeritus professor of English, 1993-; consultant for opera theatres, 1980-. Publications: Drama Was a Weapon: The Left-Wing Theatre in New York, 1929-1941, 1963, 1976. OPERA TRANSLATIONS: Offenbach: La Grande Duchesse de Gerolstein, 1977; Offenbach: La Perichole, 1982; Offenbach: Orphee aux Enfers, 1985; J. Strauss: Die Fledermaus, 1990. Address: 2401 Pennsylvania Ave #12B35, Philadelphia, PA 19130, U.S.A.