Sue Kaufman


Born
in New York, The United States
August 07, 1926

Died
June 25, 1977


Kaufman was born in Long Island, New York. She received her degree from Vassar College in 1947. In 1953 she married a doctor named Jeremiah Abraham Barondess with whom she had a son. At Vasser she did some editorial work and went on to writing. Her works appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, The Paris Review, and The Saturday Evening Post. Her first novel came out in 1959. In 1967 she wrote Diary of a Mad Housewife, which would be filmed as Diary of a Mad Housewife. She died in Manhattan in 1977, at the age of 50, after a long illness.[1] The Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction is named in her honor.

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Diary of a Mad Housewife

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3.76 avg rating — 1,195 ratings — published 1966 — 23 editions
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Falling Bodies

3.12 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1974 — 5 editions
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The Master, And Other Stories

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1976
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The Headshrinker's Test

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Green Holly

it was ok 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1961
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The Happy Summer Days

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Life With Prudence: A Chill...

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“...debo reconocer que algo en la línea de "he sentido pasar sobre mí el viento del ala de la locura" de Baudelaire se acerca bastante a lo que tengo en mente”
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