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journalist , writer

William Tanner Vollmann, American writer, journalist. Recipient Academy award for literature, American Academy of Arts and Letters, 2007, Mildred and Harold Strauss Living grant, since 2008.

Background

Vollmann, William Tanner was born on July 28, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Education

Attended, Deep Springs College, California. Bachelor in Comparative Literature, summa cum laude, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.

Career

Regular contributor New York Times Book Review. Freelance journalist Harper's, Playboy, Conjunctions, Spin Magazine, Esquire, The New Yorker, Gear, Granta, others.

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Connections

Married; 1 child.