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William Maxwell

William MaxwellAKA William Maxwell Keepers, Jr.

Born: 16-Aug-1908
Birthplace: Lincoln, IL
Died: 31-Jul-2000
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Folded Leaf

    University: BA, University of Illinois (1930)
    University: MA, Harvard University (1931)
    Professor: English, University of Illinois

    The New Yorker Fiction Editor (1936-76)
    William Dean Howells Medal 1980 for So Long, See You Tomorrow

Author of books:
Bright Center of Heaven (1934, novel)
They Came like Swallows (1937, novel)
The Folded Leaf (1945, novel)
The Heavenly Tenants (1946, short stories)
Time Will Darken It (1948, novel)
The Château (1961, novel)
The Old Man at the Railroad Crossing and Other Tales (1966, short stories)
Ancestors: A Family History (1972, memoir)
Over by the River, and Other Stories (1977, short stories)
So Long, See You Tomorrow (1980, novel)
Five Tales (1988, short stories)
The Outermost Dream (1989, essays)
Billie Dyer and Other Stories (1992, short stories)
All The Days and Nights: The Collected Stories of William Maxwell (1995, short stories)
Mrs. Donald's Dog Bun and His Home Away from Home (1995, short stories)

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