George Hendrick

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General Information

Name: George Hendrick

Pen Name: None

Born: March 30, 1929 in Stephenville, Texas

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Illinois Connection

Hendrick is an emeritus professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

George Hendrick is an emeritus professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, former department chair and served as the first president of the James Jones Literary Society. He edited several books including, To Reach Eternity: The Letters of James Jones. Along with Don Sackrider and Helen Howe, Hendrick edited The Writings From the Handy Colony.

He currently resides in New York.

Published Works

  • Katherine Anne Porter, Twayne Publishers, 1965
  • Mazo de la Roche, Twayne Publishers, 1970
  • Henry Salt: Humanitarian Reformer and Man of Letters, University of Illinois Press, 1977
  • Selected Letters of Mark Van Dorn, Louisiana State University, 1987
  • James Jones and the Handy Writers Society, Tales Press, 2001 - written with Helen Howe and Don Sackrider
  • The Creole Mutiny: A Tale of Revolt Aboard a Slave Ship, Ivan R. Dee, 2003 - written with Willene Hendrick
  • Why Not Every Man?: African Americans and Civil Disobedience in the Quest for the Dream,Ivan R. Dee, 2005
  • Black Refugees in Canada: Accounts of Escape During the Era of Slavery, McFarland, 2010 - written with Willene Hendrick
  • M. K. Gandhi's First Nonviolent Campaign: A Study of Racism in South Africa and the United States, Teneo Press, 2013 - written with Willene Hendrick

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Mazo de la Roche (Twayne's world authors series, TWAS 129. Canada)

ASIN: B0006CUCI2
Release Date: 1970


The Selected Letters of Mark Van Doren

ISBN: 0807113174
Release Date: 1987-02

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The Creole Mutiny: A Tale of Revolt Aboard a Slave Ship

ISBN: 1566635500
Release Date: 2003-12-16

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Literary Awards

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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

George Hendrick on WorldCat

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