Won 1 Oscar.
Another 12 wins & 5 nominations.
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Author of the novel Light House:
A Trifle (Penguin-Putnam, 2000).
5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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I wanted to be an old-fashioned man of letters, so I essentially prepared myself very carefully through my 20s for a job that doesn't exist anymore; You may be able to find a man of letters in Syria or the Horn of Africa, but you could work Manhattan or London with dogs for a year and never find one. Anthony Burgess is dead, Vidal is the last lion, and at any rate belles-lettres aren't where they...
Former Spy magazine editor