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Denis Johnson

Denis JohnsonAKA Denis Hale Johnson

Born: 1-Jul-1949
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: 24-May-2017
Location of death: Gualala, CA
Cause of death: Cancer - Liver

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist, Poet

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Jesus' Son

Father: Alfred Johnson
Mother: Vera Louise Childress
Wife: (married and divorced at least two times)

    University: University of Iowa

    O. Henry Award 2003 for Train Dreams (Paris Review)
    National Book Award for Fiction 2007 for Tree of Smoke
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism, Heroin

    Jesus' Son (5-Sep-1999) · Terrance Weber

Author of books:
The Man Among the Seals (1969, poetry)
Inner Weather (1976, poetry)
The Incognito Lounge (1982, poetry)
Angels (1983, novel)
Fiskadoro (1985, novel)
The Stars at Noon (1986, novel)
Resuscitation of a Hanged Man (1991, novel)
Jesus' Son (1992, short stories)
Already Dead: A California Gothic (1998, novel)
The Name of the World: A Novella (2000, novella)
Nobody Move (2009, novel)
The Laughing Monsters (2014, novel)

Wrote plays:
Shoppers (2002)

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