Vincent Canby

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General Information

Name: Vincent Canby

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: 1924 in Chicago, Illinois

Deceased: 2000 in New York, New York

Illinois Connection

Biographical and Professional Information

Although he is chiefly known as a film critic, Canby has wrote a well-received novel. His career included working for the Chicago Journal of Commerce in Chicago as an assistant to the drama editor. He wored as a critic and reporter for the Motion Picture Herald-Motion Picture Daily, and was also a critic for the New York Times.

Published Works

  • Living Quarters, Ballentine, 1976
  • Unnatural Scenery (With Janet Maslin), Knopf, 1979

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Literary Awards

External Links

Vincent Canby on WorldCat

Vincent Canby on Amazon


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