TITLE

An author, and more

AUTHOR(S)
Lord, Dee
PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/5/93, Vol. 114 Issue 13, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the experience a student had while a student and friend of writer John Hersey, who taught writing at Yale University. Hersey brought the devotion of a religious missionary to every task; His caring was tangible; Hersey was master of Yale's Pierson College; How he reacted to the students.
ACCESSION #
9304010109

 

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