DegreesHarvard University, Ph.D.
Queens College, City University of New York, M.A.
University of Rochester, M.A.
University of Rochester, B.A.
Awards and Honors
ASCAP Awards, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, & (2003)
Meet the Composer Awards, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, & (2003)
Massachusetts Artists Foundation Fellowship, for play The True Irving Rifkin (1982)
Harold C. Crain Playwriting Award, San Jose State University, for play No Moves Back (1978)
Bronze Windmill Award, Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Radio Nederland, for radio play The Damned Thing (1971)
California Olympiad of the Arts Award in Poetic Drama, for play Tameem (1968)
Howard Foundation Writing Fellowship (1962)
Fulbright Scholarship, Rome, Italy (1956)
Halpern,Martin. Magic Fire (play). This Month Onstage, September, Act I; October, Act II. 1996.
Halpern,Martin. What the Babe Said (play), Pioneer Drama Service. 1980.
Halpern,Martin. Selected Poems. Golden Quill Press. 1976.
Halpern,Martin. Tameem (play). Breakthrough Press. 1972.
Halpern,Martin. William Vaughn Moody (critical biography). Twayne Publishers. 1964.
Halpern,Martin. Two Sides of an Island and Other Poems. University of North Carolina Press. 1963.