#21432 Overall Influence

Florence King

American writer


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From Wikipedia

Florence Virginia King was an American novelist, essayist and columnist.While her early writings focused on the American South and those who live there, much of King's later work was published in National Review. Until her retirement in 2002, her column in National Review, "The Misanthrope's Corner", was known for "serving up a smorgasbord of curmudgeonly critiques about rubes and all else bothersome to the Queen of Mean", as the magazine put it. After leaving retirement in 2006, she began writing a new column for National Review entitled "The Bent Pin."

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American University

Private liberal arts and research-based university in Washington, D.C.

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#1403 World Rank