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Distinguished Professor, English Department

Ph.D., University of California, Davis, 1969
tel.: 607-777-2750
fax.: 607-777-2408 

Areas of Interest

Creative Writing 
Literature of the American West 
Modern Literature

Books and Recent Articles

Lucky Billy (Houghton Mifflin, forthcoming, 2008) 
LaSalle: a Novel 
Lindbergh's Son 
Peter Doyle 
All for Love: Baby Doe and Silver Dollar 
A Book of Reasons 
The Last Canyon (October, 2001) 
Reviews in New York Times Book Review

Recent Courses Taught

Fiction Workshop 
Novel Workshop 
Native American Fiction


Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Research 1993-94

Last Updated: 7/27/16