Anthony Robinson (novelist) Biography

Anthony Robinson is a novelist and short-story writer. He is also a professor emeritus of English and the former director of the creative writing program at the State University of New York at New Paltz.

Anthony Robinson Career

He is a professional novelist and short story writer who has published many books. His first novel, A Departure From the Rules, the story of the worst peacetime disaster in the history of the United States Navy, drew on his Navy experience, and was cited by critics for its “extraordinary skill” (Chicago 1960).

He then turned his attention to the moral issues of contemporary society in The Easy Way, praised for its “insights into the legal profession” (Buffalo), Home Again, Home Again, which drew on his experience in the Maverick Artists Colony, “for which the author has a visible attachment” (Levin), and The Whole Truth, “an attention-grabber that will not let go until the last words have been read” (Times-Herald).

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His 1991 novel, The Member-Guest, has been described as “the consummate golf novel” (Falco). He has also served on active duty in the U.S. Navy Reserve from 1953 to 1956 in the final days of the Korean War, ultimately attaining the rank of lieutenant. He then received his M.A. in English from Columbia in 1960.

Anthony Robinson Age

He was born in 1931 in the United States of America. He is 89 years old.

Anthony Robinson Family

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Anthony Robinson Children

He has two children namely Jennifer and Henry, from his first marriage.

Anthony Robinson Wife

He is married to his lovely wife Tatiana Padwa in 1988. His first marriage ended in 1976 with the death of his wife, Mary. He remarried in 1998, to artist Tatiana Padwa, a childhood friend from Woodstock. He has two children, Jennifer and Henry, from his first marriage.

He joined the New Paltz faculty in 1964 and remained there (spending the academic year of 1971-72 teaching at the University of Paris at Vincennes) until his retirement in 2000.

Anthony Robinson Net worth

He is an American novelist and short-story writer who has an estimated net worth of $2 million dollars.

Anthony Robinson Height

The Information about his Height is not available but it will be updated as soon as possible.

Anthony Robinson Books

  • A Departure from the Rules (novel; Putnam, 1960)
  • The Easy Way (novel; Simon & Schuster, 1963)
  • Home Again, Home Again (novel; William Morrow, 1969)
  • The Whole Truth (novel; Donald I. Fine, 1990)
  • The Member-Guest (novel; Donald I. Fine, 1991)
  • The American Golfer (novel; CreateSpace, 2010)
  • The Floodplain (novel; Codhill Press, 2011)
  • New Water (short stories; CreateSpace, 2013)

Anthony Robinson Short Stories

  • My Finnegan (1949)
  • The Farlow Express (1956)
  • The Lesson (1961)
  • The Dirt Machine (1964)
  • Navy Buttons (1965)
  • A Turn In The Match (1982)
  • Zerk the Jerk (1985)
  • The 3-Mile Run (2007)
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