Spooner, Mary Helen

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SPOONER, Mary Helen

SPOONER, Mary Helen. American, b. 1951. Genres: History. Career: St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, stringer and contributor, 1976; Guatemala News, Guatemala City, staff reporter and editor, 1977; served as staff reporter and Venezuela correspondent for the Daily Journal, American Broadcast Corporation (ABC), Time, and Washington Star in Caracas, Venezuela, 1977-79; freelance reporter and editor for Interpress, ABC, and Washington Star in Bogata, Colombia, 1979; Chile correspondent for Financial Times, ABC, and other media, Santiago, Chile, 1980-89; ABC Radio News, Mexico, reporter, 1991-94. Publications: Soldiers in a Narrow Land: The Pinochet Regime in Chile, 1994. Contributor to professional journals. Address: c/o Deborah Schneider, Gelfman-Schneider Literary Agency, 250 West 57th St., New York, NY 10107, U.S.A.