BARTHELME, Steve(n). American, b. 1952. Genres: Novels, Novellas/Short stories, Essays, Humor/Satire. Career: Texas Observer, Austin, review editor, 1972-73; copywriter for advertising agencies in Austin and Houston, TX, 1973-83; Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, instructor, 1984-86; University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, associate professor of English, 1986-; writer. Publications: And He Tells the Little Horse the Whole Story (stories), Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. Address: Andrew Wylie, 250 West 57th St., Suite 2106, New York, NY 10107, U.S.A.