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Thomas Mallon

writer

Thomas Mallon, American writer. Recipient Ingram Merrill award, 1994, National Book Critics Circuit citation for excellence in reviewing, 1998, Great Lakes Book award for fiction, 1998; Rockefeller Foundation fellow, 1986-1987, Guggenheim fellow, 2000-2001. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Mallon, Thomas was born on November 2, 1951 in Glen Cove, New York, United States. Son of Arthur Vincent and Caroline (Moruzzi) Mallon.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1973. AM, Harvard University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor English Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1979-1985, associate professor, 1985-1989, lecturer in English, 1989-1991. Literature editor Gentlemen's Quarterly, New York City, 1991-1995, writer-at-large, 1995-1999. Member National Council on Humanities, 2002—2005.

Deputy chairman National Endowment of the Humanities, Washington, 2005—2006. Professor English George Washington University, since 2007, director creative writing program, since 2010.

Works

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Arthur Vincent Mallon

mother:
Caroline (Moruzzi) Mallon