Omang, Joanne (Brenda)

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OMANG, Joanne (Brenda)

OMANG, Joanne (Brenda). American, b. 1943. Genres: Novels, Communications/Media. Career: U.S. Peace Corps, Washington, DC, teacher in Gaziantep, Turkey, 1964-66; United Press International, reporter in Sioux Falls, SD, 1967-68, bureau chief in Springfield, MA, 1968-69, night New England editor in Boston, MA, 1969-71; Washington Post, Washington, DC, member of metropolitan staff and bureau chief in Alexandria, VA, 1973-74, member of foreign staff and chief correspondent for Latin America, 1975-77, staff writer for "Outlook" section, 1978-79, member of national staff as reporter on environment, energy, and land use, 1979-82, diplomatic and foreign policy correspondent, 1982-87, assistant national editor, 1989-91; free-lance writer, 1991-. Publications: Incident at Akabal (novel), 1992. Address: c/o Timothy Seldes, Russell & Volkening Inc, 50 W 29th St #7E, New York, NY 10001, U.S.A.