Terry Southern

Terry Southern
Terry Southern (1 May 1924 – 29 October 1995) was an American author, essayist, screenwriter, and university lecturer, noted for his distinctive satirical style. Part of the Paris postwar literary movement in the 1950s and a companion to Beat writers in Greenwich Village, Southern was also at the center of Swinging London in the 1960s and helped to change the style and substance of American films in the 1970s. In the 1980s he wrote for Saturday Night Live and lectured on screenwriting at several universities in New York.

Books with Terry Southern

The War against Cliché: Ess...

4.09 avg rating — 1,104 ratings — published 2001 add/edit characters
Rate this book
Clear rating

More People