Malamud, Bernard

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  • 1914, Apr. 26: Born, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • 1936: B.A., City College of New York, New York, N.Y.
  • 1936 - 1940 : Worked in a factory, at various stores, and as a clerk in the Census Bureau, Washington, D.C.
  • 1940 - 1949 : Taught English, evening high schools, New York, N.Y.
  • 1942: M.A., Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1945: Married Ann de Chiara
  • 1949 - 1961 : Associate Professor of English, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oreg.
  • 1952: Published The Natural. New York: Harcourt, Brace
  • 1956 - 1957 : Partisan Review fellowship
  • 1957: Published The Assistant. New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
  • 1958: Published The Magic Barrel. New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy Rosenthal Foundation Award for The Assistant Daroff Memorial Award for The Assistant
  • 1959: National Book Award for The Magic Barrel
  • 1959 - 1961 : Ford Foundation fellowship
  • 1961: Published A New Life. New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
  • 1961 - 1986 : Faculty member, Division of Language and Literature, Bennington College, Bennington, Vt.
  • 1963: Published Idiots First. New York: Farrar, Straus and Company
  • 1964: Elected, National Institute of Arts and Letters
  • 1966: Published The Fixer. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • 1966 - 1968 : Visiting lecturer, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1967: Published A Malamud Reader, edited by Philip Rahv. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux National Book Award for The Fixer Pulitzer Prize for The Fixer Elected, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • 1969: Published Pictures of Fidelman: An Exhibition. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • 1971: Published The Tenants. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • 1973: Published Rembrandt's Hat. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • 1976: Jewish Heritage Award
  • 1979: Published Dubin's Lives. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Governor's Award, Vermont Council on the Arts
  • 1979 - 1981 : President, American Center of P.E.N.
  • 1981: Brandeis University Creative Arts Award for fiction
  • 1982: Published God's Grace. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • 1983: Published The Stories of Bernard Malamud. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Gold Medal for fiction, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters
  • 1986, Mar. 18: Died, New York, N.Y.
  • 1989: Published posthumously The People, and Uncollected Stories. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux

From the guide to the Bernard Malamud Papers, 1930-1989, (bulk 1949-1986), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Stanley Edgar Hyman Papers, 1932-1978, (bulk 1938-1970) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn New Yorker records, ca.1924-1984 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Stephen Sandy letters from poets, 1954-1988. Houghton Library
creatorOf Malamud, Bernard, 1914-. Tenants. University of Manchester Library, Main Library
referencedIn Olsen, Tillie. Papers, 1930-1990 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Books & Co. records, 1978-1997 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Patricia Beck Papers MS 14., 1936-1986, 1940-78 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn The Review of Contemporary Fiction/Dalkey Archive Press : records, 1980-1990 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Bobbye S. Ortiz Papers, (bulk, 1919-1993 and undated, 1950-1990) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Walker Percy Papers, circa 1910-1992 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Erik Barnouw Papers, 1920-1990. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Herbert Wilner Papers, 1948-1978. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Inc. records, 1899-2003, 1945-1989 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Louis Untermeyer collection of papers, 1913-1975 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Arnold Moss Papers, 1935-1987, (bulk 1953-1987) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Esquire, Inc. Records, 1933-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library
referencedIn Harvey Swados Papers MS 218., 1933-1983, 1936-1972 Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
referencedIn Philip Roth Papers, 1938-2001, (bulk 1960-1999) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Florence Ripley Mastin Papers, 1848-1969 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Alfred Kazin collection of papers, 1933-1990, 1933-1978 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Bernard Malamud Papers, 1930-1989, (bulk 1949-1986) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Herbert B. (Herbert Brutus) Ehrmann papers, 1906-1970 Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Bernard Malamud and Margaret Robb Correspondence (MS 214), 1958-1959 University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Claude Fredericks papers, circa 1850-1988 (bulk 1941-1988) Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Associated Students of Stanford University, Speakers Bureau, audio-visual materials, 1981-1996 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Harper's Magazine Records, 1847-1983, (bulk 1940-1983) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Levin, Harry. Harry Levin Papers. 1920-1995. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Ronald Sanders papers, 1951-1994 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn George P. Garrett Papers, 1929-2008, (bulk 1960-2000) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn English Department Photographs, ca. 1960 Oregon State University University Archives
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. corporateBody
associatedWith American Center of P.E.N. corporateBody
associatedWith Associated Students of Stanford University. Speakers Bureau corporateBody
associatedWith Barnouw, Erik, 1908-2001 person
associatedWith Beck, Patricia, 1924-1978 person
associatedWith Bennington College corporateBody
associatedWith Bernard Malamud and Margaret Robb person
associatedWith Books & Co corporateBody
associatedWith Ehrmann, Herbert B. (Herbert Brutus), b. 1891 person
associatedWith Esquire, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Farrar, Straus, and Giroux corporateBody
associatedWith Farrar, Straus & Giroux. corporateBody
associatedWith Fredericks, Claude person
correspondedWith Garrett, George P., 1929-2008 person
associatedWith Harper's Magazine corporateBody
associatedWith Hyman, Stanley Edgar, 1919-1970 person
associatedWith John O'Brien person
associatedWith Kazin, Alfred, 1915-1998 person
correspondedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
associatedWith Mastin, Florence Ripley. person
correspondedWith Moss, Arnold, 1910-1989 person
correspondedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
correspondedWith New Yorker Magazine, Inc corporateBody
associatedWith Olsen, Tillie. person
associatedWith Oregon State University. Dept. of English. corporateBody
associatedWith Ortiz, Bobbye S. person
correspondedWith Percy, Walker, 1916-1990 person
correspondedWith Roth, Philip. person
associatedWith Russell and Volkening. corporateBody
associatedWith Sanders, Ronald person
correspondedWith Sandy, Stephen, recipient. person
associatedWith Stanford University. Associated Students. Speaker's Bureau corporateBody
associatedWith Steegmuller, Francis, 1906- person
correspondedWith Swados, Harvey, 1920-1972 person
associatedWith Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977 person
associatedWith Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972 person
associatedWith Wilner, Herbert, 1925-1977 person
associatedWith Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972 person
associatedWith Yaddo (Artist's colony) corporateBody
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Universities and colleges--Vermont--Bennington
Artists--United States
American literature
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Birth 1914-04-26

Death 1986-03-18

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