Greenberg, Alvin

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GREENBERG, Alvin. American, b. 1932. Genres: Songs/Lyrics and libretti, Novels, Poetry, Novellas/Short stories. Career: University of Kentucky, Lexington, instructor, 1963-65; Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota, professor of English, 1965-99; Minnesota Review, ed., 1967-71, fiction ed., 1971-73. Publications: NOVELS: The Small Waves, 1965; Going Nowhere, 1971; The Invention of the West, 1976. POETRY: The Metaphysical Giraffe, 1968; The House of the Would-Be Gardener, 1972; Dark Lands, 1973; Metaform, 1975; In Direction, 1978; And Yet, 1981; Heavy Wings, 1988; Why We Live with Animals, 1990. OPERA LIBRETTI: Horspfal, 1969; The Jealous Cellist, 1979; Apollonia's Circus, 1994. STORIES: The Discovery of America, 1980; Delta Q, 1983; The Man in the Cardboard Mask, 1985; How the Dead Live, 1998. ESSAYS: The Dog of Memory, 2002. Address: 1304 N 26th St, Boise, ID 83702, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]