John Updike

John Updike

Born: March 18, 1932

Died: January 27, 2009

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist

Biography: John Hoyer Updike was an American novelist, poet, short story writer, art critic, and literary critic.

Source/Notes: How to Love America and Leave it at the Same Time, Problems and Other Stories (1979)

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Source/Notes: On T. S. Eliot (1984) by Peter Ackroyd, in which the Eliot estate forbade quotation from Eliot's books and letters, The New Yorker (25 March 1985)

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