Overview

Katherine Anne Porter

(1890—1980) American short-story writer and novelist


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1890–1980),

Texan‐born short‐story writer and novelist whose collection of stories include Flowering Judas (1930), Pale Horse, Pale Rider (1939), and The Leaning Tower (1944). Her novel Ship of Fools (1962) is a heavily allegorical treatment of a voyage from Mexico to Germany on the eve of Hitler's rise to power.

Subjects: Literature.


Works by Katherine Anne Porter

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.