Yagoda, Ben

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YAGODA, Ben. American, b. 1954. Genres: Biography. Career: New Leader magazine, New York, NY, assistant editor, 1976-78; New Jersey Monthly, Princeton, staff editor, 1980-82; Philadelphia Magazine, PA, articles editor, 1982-85, book critic, 1989-; Daily News, Philadelphia, 1986-88; University of Delaware, Newark, assistant professor, 1992-96, associate professor, 1996-2001, professor of English, 2001-. Publications: (with R. Westheimer) All in a Lifetime: An Autobiography, 1987; Will Rogers (biography), 1993; (ed. with K. Kerrane) The Art of Fact, 1997; About Town: The New Yorker and the World It Made, 2000. Contributor to periodicals. Address: English Department, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]