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Anderson, Ken



  • Existence: 1945-

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ken Anderson oral history interview, September 12, 2014

 Item — Othertype Oral History: Series I; Series II; Series III; Series IV
Identifier: AndersonK_20140912
Scope and Contents

Interviewed by Stephen Zietz. Anderson describes his childhood in Louisiana. He talks about his marriages to his ex-wife and four ex-husbands. Anderson shares his coming out process and what being a gay professor in Georgia was like. He explains how writing makes him happy and regardless if he had written books, he would have still identified as a writer. Anderson also discusses religion, writing and Italy.

Dates: September 12, 2014

Ken Anderson papers

Identifier: Q155

Ken Anderson is a novelist, poet and playright from Atlanta, Georgia. He is especially known for his works, The Intense Lover, Someone Bought the House on the Island, Hasty Hearts, and the play Mattie Cushman: A Psychodrama. He also served as a professor of English at Kennesaw State University in Georgia.

Dates: 1986-2014

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