Paul Bowles Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Paul Bowles.

  • 4 Biographies
  • 10 Literature Criticisms
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Biographies (4)

2,520 words, approx. 9 pages
Even though Paul Bowles (1910-1999) wrote stories, composed music, and lived in some of the world's most exotic places, he was not one who craved recognition. The general public, even those who consid... Read more
2,383 words, approx. 8 pages
Paul Bowles was born in New York City, the only child of Claude Dietz Bowles, a dentist, and Rena Winewisser. He attended the University of Virginia for two semesters, drawn to the school because Edg... Read more
3,276 words, approx. 11 pages
Paul Bowles has never fit well into a single category; he is intensely private, preferring to display his life only in art and variously as poet, short-story writer, novelist, translator, journalist, ... Read more
6,041 words, approx. 21 pages
Paul Bowles is one of the best American short-story writers of the twentieth century. The most salient aspect of all Bowles's fiction, the four novels as well as the short fiction, is the use of forei... Read more