Author: James Atlas
Publisher: Random House; 2002 Modern Library ed edition (October 17, 2000)
Category: Arts & Literature
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James Robert Atlas (March 22, 1949 – September 4, 2019) was a writer, especially of biographies, as well as a publisher.
James Robert Atlas (March 22, 1949 – September 4, 2019) was a writer, especially of biographies, as well as a publisher. Atlas was born in Evanston, Illinois to Donald and Nora (Glassenberg) Atlas. His father was a physician and his mother was a homemaker. Atlas graduated from in 1967 from high school in Evanston, during the turmoil of the 1960s.
Masterly, original, Bellow: A Biography is an extraordinary achievement, the brilliant and long-awaited biography of the Nobel Prize-winning author of Herzog, The Adventures of Augie March, and other bestsellers.
James Atlas at his home in Manhattan in 2012
James Atlas at his home in Manhattan in 2012. He detailed his obsession with biography, as he put it, in The Shadow in the Garden: A Biographer’s Tale (2017). Michael Nagle for The New York Times. He was 70. His wife, Dr. Anna Fels, said his death, at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, was caused by the escalation of a chronic lung condition. Biography was Mr. Atlas’s forte.
James Atlas is a model biographer. He writes with the conversational ease of a born storyteller, giving us both a richly informed history of one of America’s most original and gifted writers and a mythos of the artist’s life in the twentieth century.
Complete Biography of James Atlas affair, height, weight, age, net worth & salary. In 2002, he began Atlas Books, which at onetime released two series together with HarperCollins and . Marital status of James Atlas: partner/spouse; wife/husband;.
Электронная книга "Bellow: A Biography", James Atlas.
Atlas's Bellow: masterpiece or muck-raking? Stephen Moss on James . Adam Mars-Jones, in the Observer, condemned the book as a literary hatchet-job.
In the case of James Atlas's long-awaited biography of Saul Bellow (Faber, £25), that is almost impossible.
James Atlas, whose biographies of writers Delmore Schwartz and Saul Bellow were both acclaimed and attacked and who, as a publishing executive, ushered dozens of other biographies into print, died Sept. 4 at a hospital in New York City. The cause was a chronic lung ailment, said his daughter, Molly Atlas