SKINNER, Margaret. American, b. 1942. Genres: Novels. Career: University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, instructor, 1988, 1992, and 1993, currently assistant professor of creative writing. Publications: Old Jim Canaan, 1990; Molly Flanagan and the Holy Ghost, 1995. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Department of English, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, U.S.A.