Sherr, Lynn B(eth)

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SHERR, Lynn B(eth)

SHERR, Lynn B(eth). American, b. 1942. Genres: Documentaries/ Reportage, Humanities. Career: Television news correspondent. Conde Nast Publications, New York City, writer and editor, 1963-65; Associated Press, NYC, writer and reporter, 1965-72; WCBS-TV News, NYC, correspondent, 1972-74; Public Broadcasting System (PBS), NYC, anchor and correspondent, 1975-77; ABC News, NYC, general assignment correspondent, 1977-, national correspondent, 1982-. Anchor/host of television news shows and special reports. Publications: (with J. Kazickas) The Liberated Woman's Appointment Calendar, 1971, 1982; (with J. Kazickas) The American Woman's Gazetteer, 1976, revised as Susan B. Anthony Slept Here: A Guide to American Women's Landmarks, 1994; Failure is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words, 1995; Tall Blondes: A Book About Giraffes, 1997. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o 20/20, 147 Columbus Ave., New York, NY 10023, U.S.A.