Giamo, Benedict

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GIAMO, Benedict

GIAMO, Benedict. American, b. 1954. Genres: Sociology. Career: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, assistant professor, 1990-97, associate professor of American studies, 1997-, department chair, 2000-. Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, visiting professor of American studies, 1993-95. Publications: On the Bowery: Confronting Homelessness in American Society, 1989; (with J. Grunberg) Beyond Homelessness: Frames of Reference, 1992; Kerouac, the Word and the Way: Prose Artist as Spiritual Quester, 2000. Address: Department of American Studies, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]