Gordon Lish

Gordon Lish

Gordon Jay Lish (born February 11, 1934 in Hewlett, New York) is an American writer. As a literary editor, he championed many American authors, particularly Raymond Carver, Barry Hannah, Amy Hempel, and Richard Ford.

Read more about Gordon Lish:  Early Life and Family, Since 1998, Teaching and Influence, Select English Bibliography, Quotes, Awards

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