'A beguiling insight into the enigma of childhood.' (Sunday Times)
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About the Author
has exhibited and taught nationally. Her work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Chrysler Museum, the Corcoran Gallery, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and other major collections around the country. She has received grants from the NEA, the NEH, the Friends of Photography, and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. She lives in Lexington, Virginia, with her husband and three children, whom she continues to photograph as part of an ongoing project. All of the photographs in Immediate Family
were taken with an 8-by-10-inch view camera.Reynolds Price
was born in Macon, North Carolina, in 1933. His 1962 novel A Long and Happy Life
received the William Faulkner Award for a notable first novel, and has never been out of print. He has published numerous other books, including Kate Vaiden
, for which he received the National Books Critics Circle Award. He has also published volumes of short stories, poems, plays, essays, a memoir, and he has written for the screen and for television. He is a member of the National Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and is James B. Duke Professor of English at Duke University.