Hoffman, Andy

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HOFFMAN, Andy. (Andrew Jay). American, b. 1956. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Biography, Novels. Career: Running Press, Philadelphia, PA, editor, 1976-77; Headlands Press, San Francisco, CA, editor, 1977-79; University of Oregon, Eugene, instructor in writing, 1979-81; Us Magazine, New York City, copy chief, 1981-82; Brown University, Providence, RI, special assistant to the dean of the graduate school, 1986-90; Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, assistant professor of English, 1990-91; Visiting Scholar, Brown University, 1993-. freelance writer and editor, 1991-; Godsewing, founder and CEO, 1999-. Gives readings from his works. Publications: Twain's Heroes, Twain's Worlds, 1988; Beehive (novel), 1992; Inventing Mark Twain: A Biography of Samuel Lang-horne Clemens, 1997. Contributor of short stories to magazines and journals. Address: 76 Wilcox Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]