Donald Barthelme
#3160 Overall Influence

Donald Barthelme

American writer, editor, and professor

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Donald Barthelme was an American short story writer and novelist known for his playful, postmodernist style of short fiction. Barthelme also worked as a newspaper reporter for the Houston Post, was managing editor of Location magazine, director of the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston , co-founder of Fiction , and a professor at various universities. He also was one of the original founders of the University of Houston Creative Writing Program.

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University of Houston
University of Houston

State research university in Houston, Texas, United States

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University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo

University with campuses in and around Buffalo, NY and Amherst, NY

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#788 World Rank #167 USA Rank
Literature