Willis, Edgar E(rnest)

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WILLIS, Edgar E(rnest)

WILLIS, Edgar E(rnest). American (born Canada), b. 1913. Genres: Communications/Media. Career: Professor Emeritus, Dept of Communication, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Assoc Professor, 1952-57; Professor, from 1957). Writer, Detroit Public Schools Radio Dept, 1935-38, 1940- 43; News Analyst, Station WWJ-TV, Detroit, Michigan, 1953-54; Program Assoc, National Educational Television, 1958-59; Fulbright Lecturer in U.K., 1963-64. Publications: Foundations in Broadcasting, 1951; A Radio Directors Manual, 1961; Writing Television and Radio Programs, 1967; (with G. Chester and G. Garrison) Television and Radio, 1978; (with C. D'Arienzo) Writing Scripts for Television, Radio, and Film, 1981, 1993; (with H. Aldridge) Television, Cable and Radio, 1991. Address: 1112 Clair Circle, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, U.S.A.