Richard G. Stern

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Birthday
25, 1928
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jan 24, 2013 (84)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
25, 1928
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jan 24, 2013 (84)

About

An American novelist and short story writer, he is known for such works as Golk (1960), Europe or Up and Down with Baggish and Schreiber (1961), and Stitch (1965). He taught for many years at the University of Chicago.

Before Fame

He received a PhD from the University of Iowa and subsequently taught at Connecticut College.

Trivia

He received the American Academy of Arts and Letters' Medal of Merit.

Family Life

He grew up in New York City and later graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He married Alane Rollings.

Associated With

He was praised by fellow writer Anthony Burgess.

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