Katherine Anne Porter was born Callie Russell Porter on May 15, 1890 in Indian Creek, Texas (Hendrick 1-2). Her mother, Alice Porter, died in 1892, apparently of complications from childbirth and an undiagnosed bronchial condition (Givner 39).
This paperback edition of Katherine Porter's essays and occasional writing is a re-issue of the same material published in 1970, which at that time must have been compiled with the oversight of Ms. Porter, as indicated by a sprinkling of editorial marginalia by the author scattered throughout the book.
Get this from a library! Katherine Anne Porter: a collection of critical essays. (Robert Penn Warren;) -- Offers a critical introduction to the novels and short stories of Katherine Anne Porter, tracing the biographical and thematic development of her works.
Katherine Anne Porter Biography - Katherine Ann Porter (15 May 1890 - 18 September 1980) was a celebrated American journalist, essayist, short story writer and novelist. - Katherine Anne Porter Biography and List of Works - Katherine Anne Porter Books.
Katherine Anne Porter, American novelist and short-story writer, a master stylist whose long short stories have a richness of texture and complexity of character delineation usually achieved only in the novel. Porter was educated at private and convent schools in the South. She worked as a.
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Katherine Anne Porter Novelist, essayist and short story writer Katherine Anne Porter’s works have been collected in the usual above average style by the Library of America. All of the must read works in one volume is handy, and I was delighted to find it on my door step a week ago. I have long loved Porter’s writing, first as a high school student introduced to all of the great short.