Egginton, Joyce

views updated


EGGINTON, Joyce. British/American. Genres: Documentaries/Reportage. Career: Worked for British newspapers and magazines; Observer, London, England, New York correspondent, 1964-84; New York University, New York City, adjunct professor of journalism, 1986-90; full-time writer. Publications: Excursion to Russia, 1955; They Seek a Living, 1957; (with C. Smith) Duet for Three Hands, 1958; The Poisoning of Michigan, 1980, also published as Bitter Harvest, 1980; From Cradle to Grave: The Short Lives and Strange Deaths of Marybeth Tinning's Nine Children, 1989; Day of Fury, 1991, as Too Beautiful a Day to Die, 1992; Circle of Fire, 1994. Contributor to periodicals.