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Cormac McCarthy

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Cormac McCarthy's Biography

Cormac McCarthy (born Charles McCarthy; July 20, 1933) is an American novelist and playwright. He has written ten novels, spanning the Southern Gothic, Western, and Post-apocalyptic genres. He won the Pulitzer Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction for The Road (2006). His 2005 novel No Country for Old Men was adapted as a 2007 film of the same name, which won four Academy Awards, including Best Picture. For All the Pretty Horses (1992) he won both the U.S. National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award. All the Pretty Horses and The Road were also adapted as motion pictures.

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Cormac McCarthy News Stories

  • Venice: Al Pacino, Willem Dafoe, Ethan Hawke Set for Double Duty

      News Source: Hollywood Reporter Film | 4 days ago
    AP Images/Invision Willem Dafoe, Ethan Hawke and Al Pacino Following Thursday's announcement of the lineup for the world's oldest film festival, find out which Hollywood stars will be attending which premieres, with some even doing multiple duties at
  • Harper Lee: should Marja Mills' memoir have been published?

      News Source: The Guardian | 10 days ago
    c.Everett Collection/REX 'Every journalist who is not too stupid or full of himself to notice what is going on knows that what he does is morally indefensible," wrote Janet Malcolm, in the famous opening lines of her 1990 study The Journalist and the
  • The Boys Are Back in Town

      News Source: The New York Observer | 12 days ago
    But this is New York, and what you never expect is amateurishness. That, I'm sorry to say, is what bleats and belches from the stage of the tiny Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre in Greenwich Village...The current occupant, an unspeakable horror called

Cormac McCarthy Blogs

  • The Lonely and Homeless Judge | Southerly

      Blog Source: | 3 months ago
    by Tom Lee Judge Holden from Cormac McCarthy's Blood Meridian is one of the most memorable characters I've encountered in a work of fiction. The Judge is the brains and the brawn of a group of scalp hunters who navigate the hellish ...
  • 7 Book Titles that Would Make Great Hip-Hop Songs - Barnes & ...

      Blog Source: | 3 months ago
    No Country for Old Men, by Cormac McCarthy. The mean streets are certainly not a safe place for the elderly, and this hardcore hip-hop song would warn seniors to stay inside when the shiz starts to go down. Canes and walkers are no match ...
  • A DAY OF K: bookish

      Blog Source: | 3 months ago
    Midnight's Children, Salman Rushdie 20 points: Read a book that was/will be adapted to film in 2014. — Child of God, Cormac McCarthy 25 points: Read a biography, autobiography or memoir. — Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's, ...

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