James Thurber

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James Thurber
Osnovni podaci
Rođenje 8. decembar 1894. (1894-12-08)
Columbus
Smrt 2. novembar 1961. (dob: 66)
Zanimanje humorist
Nacionalnost Amerikanac
Djelo
Period 1929 do 1961
Žanrovi novele, karikature, eseji
Teme humor, jetzik
Znamenita djela My Life and Hard Times,
My World - And Welcome to It

James Grover Thurber (8.12., 18942.11. 1961.) bio je američki humorist i karikaturist. Thurber je bio najpoznatiji po svom radu - i kao karikaturist i kao pisac novela - za časopis The New Yorker.

Knjige[uredi - уреди]

  • Is Sex Necessary? or, Why You Feel The Way You Do (parodija na priučnike seksualne psihologije, koator E. B. White), 1929, izdanje na 75. obljetnicu (2004) s predgovorkm Johna Updikea, ISBN 0-06-073314-4
  • The Owl in the Attic and Other Perplexities, 1931
  • The Seal in the Bedroom and Other Predicaments, 1932
  • My Life and Hard Times, 1933 ISBN 0-06-093308-9
  • The Middle-Aged Man on the Flying Trapeze, 1935
  • Let Your Mind Alone! and Other More Or Less Inspirational Pieces, 1937
  • The Last Flower, 1939
  • The Male Animal (kazališni komad), 1939 (ko-autor Elliot Nugent)
  • Fables for Our Time and Famous Poems Illustrated, 1940 ISBN 0-06-090999-4
  • My World--and Welcome To It, 1942 ISBN 0-15-662344-7
  • Many Moons, (dječja) 1943
  • Men, Women, and Dogs, 1943
  • The Great Quillow, (dječja) 1944
  • The Thurber Carnival (antologija), 1945, ISBN 0-06-093287-2
  • The White Deer, (dječja) 1945
  • The Beast in Me and Other Animals, 1948 ISBN 0-15-610850-X
  • The 13 Clocks, (dječja) 1950
  • The Thurber Album, 1952
  • Thurber Country, 1953
  • Thurber's Dogs, 1955
  • Further Fables For Our Time, 1956
  • The Wonderful O, (dječja) 1957
  • Alarms and Diversions (antologija), 1957
  • The Years With Ross, 1959 ISBN 0-06-095971-1
  • A Thurber Carnival (kazališni komad), 1960
  • Lanterns and Lances, 1961

Posthumne zbirke:

  • Credos and Curios, 1962
  • Thurber & Company, 1966 (ur. Helen W. Thurber)
  • Selected Letters of James Thurber, 1981 (ur. Helen W. Thurber & Edward Weeks)
  • Collecting Himself: James Thurber on Writing and Writers, Humor and Himself, 1989 (ur. Michael J. Rosen)
  • Thurber On Crime, 1991 (ur. Robert Lopresti)
  • People Have More Fun Than Anybody: A Centennial Celebration of Drawings and Writings by James Thurber, 1994 (ur. Michael J. Rosen)
  • James Thurber: Writings and Drawings, 1996, (ur. Garrison Keillor), Library of America, ISBN 978-1-883011-22-2
  • The Dog Department: James Thurber on Hounds, Scotties, and Talking Poodles, 2001 (ur. Michael J. Rosen)
  • The Thurber Letters, 2002 (ur. Harrison Kinney i Rosemary A. Thurber)

Vanjske veze[uredi - уреди]

Reference[uredi - уреди]

  • [1] Authors' Calendar
  • [2] Thurber house