Contemporary Authors New Revision Series: A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Non-Fiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, & Other Fields

  • Volume 84
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 0787630942
  • ISBN-13: 9780787630942
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 2.50 lbs ( 1.13 kgs)
  • 500 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2000, 2000, 2000
  • © 2000 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available

About

Overview

This volume of Contemporary Authors® New Revision Series brings you up-to-date information on approximately 250 writers. Editors have scoured dozens of leading journals, magazines, newspapers and online sources in search of the latest news and criticism.

Writers appearing in this volume include:

  • Victor Brombert
  • Mary Oliver
  • John Sayles
  • Juan Williams

Reviews

"Everything about this series, from the quality of the physical volumes to the currentness and professionalism of the entries, suggests that it is a must for any serious library's reference collection." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— ARBA

"I am struck by the tremendous amount of work and energy spent on writing my literary biography. I learned about the existence of many reviews of my work and articles which had escaped my attention." -- Czeslaw Milosz, poet/novelist

— other than publication

"Gale Research books are always carefully and intelligently edited, and I am sure that the next of Contemporary Authors will be no exception." -- Thomas Berger, author

— other than publication

"I was astonished and amazed by the excellence and completeness of your information about me, both the quoted reviews and your own 'Sidelights' interview. I had no idea such an archive existed." -- Shana Alexander, author and journalist

— other than publication