John McPhee
#15032 Overall Influence

John McPhee

American writer

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John Angus McPhee is an American writer, widely considered one of the pioneers of creative nonfiction. He is a four-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in the category General Nonfiction, and he won that award on the fourth occasion in 1999 for Annals of the Former World . In 2008, he received the George Polk Career Award for his “indelible mark on American journalism during his nearly half-century career”.

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Princeton University
Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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#6748 World Rank #1359 USA Rank
Literature