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Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Wright Morris




NOVELS

Plains Song: For Female Voices, 1981, reprinted by David R Godine, 1991

The Fork River Space Project, 1977, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1982

The Home Place, 1948, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska P, 1968

A Life, 1973, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1980

War Games, 1972, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1978

Fire Sermon, 1971, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1979

In Orbit, 1967, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1976

One Day, 1965, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1976

Cause for Wonder, 1963, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1978

What a Way To Go, 1962, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1979

Ceremony in Lone Tree, 1960, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1973

Love Among the Cannibals, 1957, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1977

The Field of Vision, 1956, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1974

The Huge Season, 1954, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1975

The Deep Sleep, 1953, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1975

The Works of Love, 1952, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1972

Man and Boy, 1951, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1974

The World in the Attic, 1949, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1971

The Man who Was There, 1945, Univ of Nebraska Press, 1977

My Uncle Dudley, 1942, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1975

SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS

Collected Stories 1948-1986, 1986, reprinted by David R Godine, 1988

Real Losses, Imaginary Gains, HarperCollins, 1976

The Cat's Meow, Black Sparrow P, 1975

Here Is Einbaum, Black Sparrow Press, 1973

Green Grass, Blue Sky, White House, Black Sparrow P, 1970

MEMOIRS

Writing My Life (Will's Boy: A Memoir, Solo: An American Dreamer in Europe: 1933-1934, A Cloak of Light: Writing My Life), Black Sparrow Press, 1993

A Cloak of Light: Writing My Life, 1985, Black Sparrow P, 1993

Solo: An American Dreamer in Europe: 1933-1934, Harper, 1983

Will's Boy: A Memoir, Harper, 1981

ESSAYS

Earthly Delights, Unearthly Adornments: American Writers As Image Makers, HarperCollins, 1978

About Fiction: Reverent Reflections on the Nature of Fiction With Irreverent Observations on Writers, Readers and Other Abuses, HarperCollins, 1974

A Bill of Rites, A Bill of Wrongs, A Bill of Goods, 1968, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1981

The Territory Ahead, 1958, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1978

ANTHOLOGY

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Writer, (The Works of Love and The Huge Season), Black Sparrow Press, 1995

Two for the Road (Man and Boy & In Orbit), Black Sparrow Press, 1994

Three Easy Pieces, Black Sparrow Press, 1993

Wright Morris: A Reader, HarperCollins, 1970

PHOTOTEXT

Time Pieces: Photographs, Writing, and Memory, Aperture, 1989

Picture America, with James Alinder, New York Graphic Society, 1982

Photographs & Words, Hacker Art Books, 1982

Wright Morris: Structure and Artifacts: Photographs, 1933-1954, Univ of Nebraska Press, 1976

Love Affair: A Venetian Journal, Harper & Row, 1972

God's Country and My People, 1968, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska Press, 1983

The Home Place, 1948, reprinted by Univ of Nebraska P, 1968

The Inhabitants, 1946, reprinted by Da Capo P, 1972

SHORT STORIES

The New Yorker, Harper's Bazaar, American Mercury, Esquire, The Boston Globe Magazine, and elsewhere

AWARDS

Life Achievement Award, National Endowment for the Arts, 1986

Whiting Writers Award, The Whiting Foundation, 1985

The Mark Twain Award, 1982

The Commonwealth Award for Distinguished Service in Literature, Modern Language Association, 1982

American Book Award, 1981 (for Plains Song)

Robert Kirsch Award, Los Angeles Times, 1981

Plains Song named Notable Book by Library Journal and the American Library Association, 1980

Distinguished Achievement Award, Honorary Life Membership, Western Literature Association, 1979

Senior Fellowship, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1976

Mari Sandoz Award, 1975

Honorary degree from Pomona College, 1973

Honorary degrees from Westminster College and University of Nebraska, 1968

National Institute Grant in literature, 1960

National Book Award, 1957 (for The Field of Vision)

Guggenheim Fellowships (1942 & 1946 in photography, 1954 in literature)

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