Robert Lowell Coover
Pen Name: None
Genres: Fiction, Poetry
Born: 1932 in Charles City, Iowa
He attended both Southern Illinois University in Carbondale and the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Robert Coover is an award-winning American writer of avant-garde fiction, plays, poetry, and essays whose experimental forms and techniques mix reality and illusion, frequently creating otherworldly or surreal situations and effects. He teaches electronic and experimental writing at Brown University.
- A Political Fable, Viking, 1980
- The Origin of the Brunists: A Novel, W. W. Norton & Co. Inc., 1989
- Whatever Happened to Gloomy Gus of the Chicago Bears?, Minerva, 1989
- The Public Burning, Grove Press, 1998
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
A Political Fable
Release Date: 1980-08-01
Whatever Happened to Gloomy Gus of the Chicago Bears?
Release Date: 1989-06
The Public Burning (Coover, Robert)
Release Date: 1998-04-02
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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