Individual Author Record
Name: Barbara BurkhardtPen Name: Genre: Nonfiction Audience: Adult; Born: April 28 in Springfield, Illinois
-- Website -- http://www.uis.edu/english/faculty/burkhardt.html
-- Barbara Burkhardt on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=barbara+burkhardt
Illinois ConnectionBarbara was born in Springfield and is an Associate Professor of English, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Biographical and Professional InformationBarbara is an assoicate professor of English and a University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Springfield. A close acquaintance of William Maxwell, she organized his correspondence for the Maxwell archives at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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Selected Titles At Your Library
Conversations with William Maxwell
ISBN: 9781617032554. OCLC Number: 795124272 University Press of Mississippi,. . Conversations with William Maxwell collects thirty-eight interviews, public speeches, and remarks that span five decades of the esteemed novelist and New Yorker editor's career. The interviews collectively address the entirety of Maxwell's literary work--with in-depth discussion of his short stories, essays, and novels including They Came Like Swallows, The Folded Leaf, and the American Book award-winning So Long, See You Tomorrow--as well as his forty-year tenure as a fiction editor working with such luminaries as John Updike, John Cheever, Eudora Welty, Vladimir Nabokov, and J.D. Salinger.
William Maxwell :
ISBN: 0252075838. OCLC Number: 234314703 University of Illinois Press,. .