Whynott, Douglas (Vernon)

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WHYNOTT, Douglas (Vernon)

WHYNOTT, Douglas (Vernon). American, b. 1950. Genres: History, Local history/Rural topics. Career: Sealand of Cape Cod, Brewster, MA, dolphin trainer, 1972; free-lance piano technician, 1973-89; free-lance musician, 1976-; free-lance writer, 1978-; affiliated with Massachusetts Department of Agriculture, Boston, summers, 1979, 1980; University of Massachusetts, Amherst campus, lecturer in writing and faculty resident, 1985-, lecturer and tutor in writing, fall semesters, 1986, 1987; Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA, lecturer in English and journalism, 1989-. Publications: Following the Bloom: Across America with the Migratory Beekeepers, 1991; Lessons in the Blues: Studying Piano with Sammy Price, the King of BoogieWoogie; Giant Bluefin, 1995; A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time, 1999. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Dept of Writing, Literature & Publishing, Emerson College, 120 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02216-4624, U.S.A.