Peter L. Goldman

Title: Writer
Location: New York, NY United States


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2017)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2017)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2003-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (2001-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the East,” Marquis Who’s Who (1995-2000)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Entertainment,” Marquis Who’s Who (1989-1999)
  • Recipient, National Magazine Award, American Society of Magazine Editors (1992, 1982)
  • Recipient, Page One Awards, The Newspaper Guild of New York (1989, 1988, 1986, 1972, 1967)
  • Recipient, Media Award, New York Bar Association (1984)
  • Recipient, Freedom Foundation Award (1982)
  • Recipient, Fourth Estate Award, The American Legion (1982)
  • Recipient, Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights (1972)
  • Recipient, Silver Gavel Award, American Bar Association (1972)
  • Recipient, Sigma Delta Chi Award (1962)
  • Recipient, Nieman Fellowship Award, Harvard University (1961)


  • Harvard University
  • New York Newspaper Guild
  • Newsweek
  • Sigma Delta Chi


  • Author, “Shape-Shifters,” CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2015)
  • Author, “The Death and Life of Malcom X (Blacks in the New World),” University of Illinois Press (1973)(2nd edition, 1979) (3rd edition, 2013)
  • Author, “The Last Minstrel Show: A Detective Story,” CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2012)
  • Editor, “The Attentive Eye: Selected Journalism,” by Helen Dudar, Xlibris (2002)
  • Co-author, “The Quest for the Presidency 1992, Texas A&M University Press (1992)
  • Co-author, “The Quest for the Presidency 1988, Simon & Schuster Books (1989)
  • Co-author, “Brothers: Black and Poor a True Story of Courage and Survival,” William Morrow & Co (1988)
  • Author, “The End of the World That Was,” Plume (1986)
  • Co-author, “The Quest for the Presidency 1984, Bentam Books (1984)
  • Co-author, “Charlie Company: What Vietnam Did to Us,” Newsweek Book/Ballantine Book (1983)
  • Author, “Report from Black America,” (1970)
  • Author, “Civil Rights: The Challenge of the Fourteenth Amendment,” Coward-McCann (1965)

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