Donaldson, Scott

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DONALDSON, Scott. American, b. 1928. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Social commentary, Biography. Career: College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, assistant professor, 1966-69, associate professor, 1969-74, professor 1974-84, Louise G.T. Cooley Professor of English, 1984-, now emeritus. Sun newspapers, Minnesota, executive ed., 1961-64. Publications: The Suburban Myth, 1969; Poet in America: Winfield Townley Scott, 1972; By Force or Will: The Life and Art of Ernest Hemingway, 1977; (with A. Massa) American Literature: Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries, 1978; Fool for Love, F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1983; John Cheever: A Biography, 1988; Archibald MacLeish: An American Life, 1992; Hemingway vs. Fitzgerald: The Rise and Fall of a Literary Friendship, 1999. EDITOR: J. Kerouac, On the Road, 1979; Critical Essays on F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, 1984; Conversations with John Cheever, 1987; New Essays on A Farewell to Arms, 1990; The Cambridge Companion to Hemingway, 1996. Address: 10040 E Happy Valley Rd, Desert Highlands 303, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]