American (born United States), b. 1947.
Genres: Novels, Novellas/Short stories, Art/Art history.
Career: Fiction writer. University of Virginia, visiting writer and lecturer, 1975-77, 1980, Edgar Allan Poe Professor of Creative Writing, 2001. Harvard University, Briggs-Copeland Lecturer in English, 1977- 78; Northwestern University, writer-in-residence at Center for the Writing Arts, 1994.
Publications: NOVELS: Chilly Scenes of Winter, 1976, reprint-1991; Falling in Place, 1980; Love Always, 1985; Spectacles, 1985; Picturing Will, 1989; Another You, 1995; My Life, Starring Dara Falcon, 1997; The Doctor’s House, 2002; Follies: New Stories, 2005. STORIES: Distortions, 1976, reprint-1991; Secrets and Surprises, 1978; The Burning House, 1982; Where You’ll Find Me and Other Stories, 1986; What Was Mine, 1991; (With Bob Adelman) Americana, 992; (With Andy Grundberg) Flesh Blood: Photographers’ Images of Their Own Families, 1992; (Selector) The American Story: Short Stories from the Rea Award, 1993; (author of intro.) Mary M. Kalergis, With This Ring: A Portrait of Marriage, 1997; Park City: New and Selected Stories, 1998; Perfect Recall, 2001; (cont.) Maine: The Seasons, 2001. OTHER: Alex Katz (art criticism), 1987.
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