Donald Barthelme

Person
Residency: 
Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Nationality: 
United States
US
Born: 
1931
Died: 
1989
Record Status: 
Donald Barhtelme
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Donald Barthelme (April 7, 1931 – July 23, 1989) was an American short story writer and novelist known for his playful, postmodernist style of short fiction. Barthelme also worked as a newspaper reporter for the Houston Post, was managing editor of Location magazine, director of the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston (1961–1962), co-founder of Fiction (with Mark Mirsky and the assistance of Max and Marianne Frisch), and a professor at various universities. He also was one of the original founders of the University of Houston Creative Writing Program.

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Sentence Print publication (antecedent) 1969

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