Frederick Barthelme

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Birthday
10, 1943
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
10, 1943 (age 74)
Birthplace
Texas

About

An American novelist, short story writer, and literary magazine editor, he is best known for his novel Bob the Gambler.

Before Fame

He was a founding member of an avant-garde rock band known as The Red Krayola.

Trivia

He developed a reputation as a minimalist writer.

Family Life

His father, Donald Barthelme, was a modernist architect.

Associated With

His writing style is often compared to that of Raymond Carver.