Eckman, Frederick, 1924-1996

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American author, member of the faculty in the English Department at Bowling Green State University, where he was a co-founder (in 1968) of the Creative Writing Program with Philip O'Connor.

In 1966 his son Thomas was one of those killed by a sniper in the University Tower at the University of Texas-Austin.

From the description of Papers 1947-1998. (Bowling Green State University). WorldCat record id: 355507724

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referencedIn Jackson, Mary, 1923-. Papers 1947-1997. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn Beum, Robert Lawrence. Papers 1992-1997. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn Sward, Robert, 1933-. Papers, 1951-1971. Washington University in St. Louis, .
creatorOf Eckman, Frederick, 1924-1996. Papers 1947-1998. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Sward, Robert, 1933-. Papers. Washington University in St. Louis, .
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associatedWith Beum, Robert Lawrence. person
associatedWith Bowling Green State University corporateBody
associatedWith Jackson, Mary, 1923- person
associatedWith Sward, Robert, 1933- person
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Texas--Austin
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American literature--20th century
Creative writing (Higher education)
Mass murder
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Birth 1924-10-27

Death 1996-10-28

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