Gilbert Sorrentino

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Birthday
27, 1929
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
May 18, 2006 (77)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
27, 1929
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
May 18, 2006 (77)

About

An American novelist, short story writer, and editor, he is known for works such as The Sky Changes and Imaginative Qualities of Actual Things.

Before Fame

He founded the literary magazine Neon and served as its editor.

Trivia

Two of his students were the future novelists Jeffrey Eugenides and Nicole Krauss.

Family Life

He married Elsene Wiessner.

Associated With

He edited The Autobiography of Malcolm X.

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