David Huddle

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Birthday
11, 1942
Birthplace
Virginia
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
11, 1942 (age 76)
Birthplace
Virginia

About

An American poet and fiction writer, he is known for such works as Blacksnake at the Family Reunion (2012) and The Story of a Million Years (1999). His poetry collections include Stopping by Home (1988) and Summer Lake (1999).

Before Fame

He served in the U.S. Army during the 1960s. Later, he taught creative writing at both the University of Vermont and Middlebury College.

Trivia

He received two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships and published his essays, stories, and poems in Esquire, The New Yorker, and other prominent magazines.

Family Life

Born in Wythe County, Virginia, he is sometimes considered an Appalachian writer.

Associated With

He and Mary McCarthy both contributed to Harper's Magazine.

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