VoyUser Login optional ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678910 ]
Subject: Prize-winning author-critic William Gass (The Tunnel)

Dies at 93
[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: Thursday, December 07, 08:21:10am

Prize-winning author-critic William Gass dead at 93

Dec. 7, 2017

NEW YORK Award-winning novelist and critic William Gass has died. He was 93.

Gass died Wednesday at his home in St. Louis, publisher Alfred A. Knopf announced. No cause of death was immediately available.

A leading experimental writer of the 1960s and '70s, Gass wrote influential works of fiction such as Omensetter's Luck and won numerous literary prizes for his works of criticism. He was a longtime St. Louis resident who taught at the University of Washington and even earned a star on the city's Walk of Fame.


[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Subject Author Date
Pic.Thursday, December 07, 12:16:06pm

VoyUser Login ] Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  E-mail address (optional):

* Type your message here:

Choose Message Icon: [ View Emoticons ]

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]

Forum timezone: GMT-8
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2017 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.