Research Programs: Public Scholars

Period of Performance

9/1/2020 - 8/31/2021

Funding Totals

$60,000.00 (approved)
$60,000.00 (awarded)

American Novelist E.L. Doctorow (1931-2015): A Writing Life

FAIN: FZ-272068-20

Bruce Jay Weber
Unaffiliated independent scholar

Research and writing leading to a biography of American author E. L. Doctorow (1931-2015).

The first definitive biography of the celebrated American novelist E.L. Doctorow, author of "The Book of Daniel," "Ragtime," "Loon Lake," "World's Fair," "Billy Bathgate," "The March," "Homer & Langley" and a dozen other books.