Smith, Sarah (Winthrop)

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SMITH, Sarah (Winthrop)

SMITH, Sarah (Winthrop). American, b. 1947. Genres: Mystery/Crime/ Suspense, Science fiction/Fantasy, Film, Information science/Computers, Literary criticism and history, Bibliography. Career: Northeastern University, Boston, MA, assistant professor of English, 1975-76; Tufts University, Medford, MA, assistant professor of English, 1976-82; G.K. Hall, Boston, field editor, 1977-83; LISP Machine, Cambridge, MA, director of documentation, 1982-86; Bachman Information Systems, Cambridge, director of documentation, 1986-88; ITP Systems Inc., Cambridge, manager of training and documentation, 1988-90; independent multimedia consultant and writer, 1990-. Publications: FICTION: King of Space (science fiction), 1991; The Vanished Child (mystery), 1992; The Knowledge of Water, 1996; A Citizen of the Country, 2000; Chasing Shakespeare, 2003. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to periodicals. OTHER: (trans.) Colette at the Movies, 1980; Samuel Richardson: A Critical Bibliography, 1984. Also author of technical publications about computers.