Wixson, Douglas

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WIXSON, Douglas

WIXSON, Douglas. American, b. 1933. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Shell Oil Co., roustabout in Texas and New Mexico, 1955; Institut Zugerberg, Switzerland, teacher, 1961; University of Colorado, Denver, mathematics teacher, 1962-64; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, English teacher, 1969-71; Universite de St. Etienne, St. Etienne, France, professor, 1971-72; Universite de Chambery, Chambery, France, professor, 1972-74; University of North Carolina at Greensboro, professor, 1974-76; University of Missouri-Rolla, professor, 1976-92. Jack Conroy Estate, literary executor, 1990-. Publications: Worker-Writer in America: Jack Conroy and the Tradition of Midwestern Literary Radicalism, 1994; (author of intro.) J. Conroy, A World to Win, 2000. EDITOR AND AUTHOR OF INTRODUCTION: J. Conroy, The Weed King and Other Stories, 1985; Conroy, The Disinherited, 1991; S. Babb, The Lost Traveler, 1995. Address: 2108 Griswold Ln, Austin, TX 78703, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]