- Name: Marguerite Young
- Born: 08/26/1908
- Died: 11/17/1995 (87 years old)
- Occupation: Poet, novelist, biographer, professor
Marguerite Vivian Young (August 26, 1908– November 17, 1995) was an American novelist and academic. She is best known for her novel Miss MacIntosh, My Darling. In her later years, she was known for teaching creative writing and as a mentor to young authors. “She was a respected literary figure as well as a cherished Greenwich Village eccentric.” During her lifetime, Young wrote two books of poetry, two historical studies, one collection of short stories, one novel, and one collection of essays.
Birth Name: Marguerite Vivian Young
School: Butler University B.A., University of Chicago M.A., University of Iowa Ph.D.
Birth Place: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Death Place: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Marguerite Young quotes :
All my writing is about the recognition that there is no single reality. But the beauty of it is that you nevertheless go on, walking towards utopia, which may not exist, on a bridge which might end before you reach the other side.Marguerite Young