Powell, Padgett

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Author and professor of English at the University of Florida.

From the description of Papers, 1972-1992. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 38991363

Padgett Powell is an American author who teaches writing at the University of Florida. His first novel, Edisto, was published in 1984 to wide acclaim, and was nominated for the American Book Award. He has since published several more books, including A Woman Named Drown (1987), Typical (1991), Edisto Revisited (1996), Aliens of Affection (1998), Mrs. Hollingsworth's Men (2000), The Interrogative Mood: A Novel? (2009), and You and I (2011).

From the guide to the Padgett Powell Papers, 1972-2009, (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)

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creatorOf Padgett Powell Papers, 1972-2009 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Barthelme, Donald. Donald Barthelme literary papers, 1956-2001. University of Houston, M.D. Anderson Library
referencedIn Wang, Daren. Porches: The South and her writers interviews, 1996-1998. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
referencedIn Ben Sonnenberg Papers, 1956-2010 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Sonnenberg, Ben. Ben Sonnenberg papers, 1956-2001. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Powell, Padgett. Papers, 1972-1992. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
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associatedWith Barthelme, Donald. person
associatedWith Sonnenberg, Ben. person
associatedWith Sonnenberg, Ben. person
associatedWith University of Florida corporateBody
associatedWith Wang, Daren. person
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College teachers as authors


Birth 1952-04-25




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