Ward Moore

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Birthday
10, 1903
Birthplace
New Jersey
Death Date
Jan 28, 1978 (74)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
10, 1903
Birthplace
New Jersey
Death Date
Jan 28, 1978 (74)

About

A twentieth-century American author, he is best known for his imaginative novel, Bring the Jubilee, which paints a picture a world in which the South won the American Civil War. His other works include Cloud By Day, Greener than You Think, and Joyleg.

Before Fame

He claimed to have spent several years traveling around the United States as a hobo during the early 1920s.

Trivia

His debut novel, Breathe the Air Again, focuses on the struggles of California workers during the 1920s.

Family Life

He was born in New Jersey to Jewish parents. He married science fiction writer Raylyn Moore in 1965.

Associated With

He and Kenneth Rexroth both participated in the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration.

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