Mordecai Roshwald

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Mordecai Roshwald
Roshwald in 2012
Born (1921-05-26)May 26, 1921
Drohobycz, Poland
Died March 19, 2015(2015-03-19) (aged 93)[1]
Silver Spring, Maryland

Mordecai Marceli Roshwald (May 26, 1921, ukr.Мордехай Рошвальд -March 19, 2015) is an American academic and writer. Born in Drohobycz, Poland, Roshwald later emigrated to Israel.[2] His most famous work is the novel Level 7, a post-apocalyptic science-fiction novel. He is also the author of A Small Arrmageddon (1962) and Dreams and Nightmares: Science and Technology in Myth and Fiction (2008).

Roshwald is a "professor emeritus of humanities at the University of Minnesota, and a visiting professor at many universities worldwide."[3]

He currently resides in Silver Spring, Maryland, United States.

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  1. ^ "Mordecai Roshwald Notice". The Washington Post. 21 March 2015. Retrieved 16 May 2015. 
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  3. ^ UW Press - : Level 7, Mordecai Roshwald, edited and with a new foreword by David Seed