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Category:John Updike

English: John Hoyer Updike (March 18, 1932 – January 27, 2009) was an American novelist, poet, short story writer, art critic, and literary critic.


John Updike 
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American novelist, poet, short story writer, art critic, and literary critic
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Date of birth 18 March 1932
Reading, Pennsylvania
Date of death 27 January 2009
Danvers
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Educated at
  • Harvard University
  • Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art
  • Governor Mifflin Senior High School
Occupation
  • poet
  • writer
  • novelist
  • essayist
  • playwright
  • art critic
  • author
  • literary critic
  • science fiction writer
  • children's writer
  • journalist
Member of
  • American Academy of Arts and Letters
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Movement
Notable work
  • The Witches of Eastwick
Award received
  • Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres‎
  • National Medal of Arts
  • National Humanities Medal
  • PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction
  • National Book Award for Fiction
  • St. Louis Literary Award
  • Helmerich Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
  • PEN/Malamud Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
  • Common Wealth Award of Distinguished Service
  • Rea Award for the Short Story
  • Jefferson Lecture
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