Doctorow

Doctorow
Doc•to•row
[[t]ˈdɒk təˌroʊ[/t]] n.
big E(dgar) L(aurence), born 1931, U.S. novelist and editor

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  • Doctorow, E.L. — ▪ American author in full  Edgar Laurence Doctorow   born Jan. 6, 1931, New York, N.Y., U.S.    American novelist known for his skillful manipulation of traditional genres.       Doctorow graduated from Kenyon College (B.A., 1952) and later… …   Universalium

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  • DOCTOROW, EDGAR LAWRENCE — (1931– ), U.S. novelist and editor. Born in the Bronx, New York, Doctorow began his career as a reader of fiction for TV and film studios. This led him into editorial work, first at New American Library (1959–1964) and then as editor in chief for …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Doctorow, Edgar Lawrence — (b. 1931)    American writer. Doctorow was born in New York and educated at Kenyon College. He began his career as an editor, but later he taught at the University of California, Sarah Lawrence College, Yale and New York University.    Besides… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Doctorow, E(dgar) L(aurence) — born Jan. 6, 1931, New York, N.Y., U.S. U.S. novelist. Doctorow worked as an editor and has since taught at colleges and universities. His best selling novels have often focused on the working class and the dispossessed of earlier decades in the… …   Universalium

  • Doctorow, E(dgar) L(aurence) — (n. 6 ene. 1931, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Novelista estadounidense. Doctorow comenzó trabajando como editor, y desde entonces ha enseñado en diversas universidades. Sus novelas, best seller, se han centrado a menudo en la clase trabajadora y en …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Doctorow — /dok teuh roh /, n. E(dgar) L(aurence), born 1931, U.S. author and editor. * * * …   Universalium

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