KARR, Mary. American. Genres: Poetry, Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, Jesse Truesdell Peck Professor of Literature. Publications: POETRY: Abacus, 1987; The Devil's Tour, 1993; Viper Rum, 1998. MEMOIRS: The Liars' Club: A Memoir, 1995; Cherry: A Memoir, 2000. Contributor to periodicals. Address: English Department, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, U.S.A.