TITLE

Saul Bellow: Becoming a Writer and Teacher

AUTHOR(S)
Siegel, Ben
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Saul Bellow Journal;Winter2012, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the journey of Saul Bellow of becoming a writer and teacher. It states that in 1930s he did not have work and so was forced to live with his in-laws. In 1938 he got a job with the Federal Writers' Project. It highlights that for financial support he started teaching with his first job with Pestalozzi-Froebel Teacher's College in Chicago, Illinois.
ACCESSION #
86450237

 

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