Shaw, Patrick W.

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SHAW, Patrick W.

SHAW, Patrick W. American, b. 1938. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Worked as assistant manager of a cinema, advertising artist for a newspaper, and public relations writer for an insurance company. University of Missouri-Rolla, instructor in English, 1966-67; Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, teaching assistant and instructor in English, 1968- 72; Texas Tech University, professor of English, 1972-. Publications: Willa Cather and the Art of Conflict: Re-Visioning Her Creative Imagination, 1992; The American Novel of Violence, 1999. Work represented in books. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Department of English, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]