Shoemaker, Robert G(ardner)

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SHOEMAKER, Robert G(ardner)

SHOEMAKER, Robert G(ardner). American, b. 1941. Genres: Novels, Novellas/Short stories, Mystery/Crime/Suspense, Children's fiction, Young adult fiction, Horticulture, Philosophy, Humor/Satire. Career: Hendrix College, Conway, AR, professor of philosophy and department head, 1966-87, now professor emeritus. Visiting scholar at Millsaps College, 1968, 1970, University of Arkansas, Fayeteville, 1978, and Vanderbilt University, 1978- 79. Arkansas Philosophical Assn, president, 1970; Arkansas Council for the Humanities, chairperson, 1975-77. Publications: (ed. with D.D. Karnos, and contrib.) Falling in Love with Wisdom, 1993. Author of e-publications available at Contributor of articles and stories to periodicals. Address: 2711 Timberpeg Ct, Conway, AR 72032, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]