Nebraska Authors

Betty Levitov

Born 1943 Bethesda, MD (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
West Africa
New York City, NY
Baltimore, MD

Author Of

  • Nonfiction




B.A. Towson University, MD
M.A., 1966, Colombia University, NY
Ph.D., 1983, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Doane College Instructor

Places Worked

Doane College, NE


John H. Ames Reading Series, Featured Reader, 15 March 2007
Nebraska Center for the Book Award for non-fiction, 2008


Africa on Six Wheels: A Semester on Safari. 2006.
A Feminist Companion to Literature: 20 Essays on Women Writers of Detective Fiction. 1991.
Betty Levitov was the featured speaker of the Ames Reading Series in March 2007:

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