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Charles Newman (May 27, 1939 - March 15, 2006) was an American novelist and critic. Newman authored several experimental novels including White Jazz (1984), The Promisekeeper: A Tephramancy (1971), A Child's History of America (1973), New Axis (1968), and The Post-Modern Aura: The Act of Fiction in an Age of Inflation (1985) and his work has been compared to William S. Burroughs and Thomas Pynchon. Newman was an instructor at Northwestern University between 1964 and 1975 where he edited TriQuarterly. He later became a professor of English at Washington University in St. Louis where he taught since 1985.

Newman was born in St. Louis, Missouri and grew up in the suburbs of Chicago. He received his B.A. in American studies at Yale University in 1960 and studied Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Oxford University as a Fulbright Scholar.
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Total Books: 11
In Partial Disgrace
2013 - In Partial Disgrace [American Literature Dalkey Archive] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781564788160
ISBN-10: 1564788164
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Post-Modern Aura The Act of Fiction in an Age of Inflation
1985 - Post-modern Aura the Act of Fiction in an Age of Inflation (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780810106680
ISBN-10: 081010668X
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Post-Modern Aura The Act of Fiction in an Age of Inflation
1985 - Post-modern Aura the Act of Fiction in an Age of Inflation (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780810106697
ISBN-10: 0810106698
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
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A Child's History Of America Some Ribs And Riffs Of The Sixties
1973 - A Child's History of America Some Ribs and Riffs of the Sixties (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780804006453
ISBN-10: 0804006458
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New Axis
1971 - New Axis (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780586035436
ISBN-10: 0586035435
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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New Axis or the 'Little Ed' Stories an Exhibition
1968 - New Axis or the 'little Ed' Stories an Exhibition (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780714500737
ISBN-10: 0714500739
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Under 30 Fiction Poetry and Criticism of the New American Writers
The Promisekeeper
The Promisekeeper (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780671208226
ISBN-10: 0671208225
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Child's History of America Some Ribs and Riffs for the 60s
A Child's History of America Some Ribs and Riffs for the 60s (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780804006446
ISBN-10: 080400644X
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There Must Be More to Love Than Death Three Short Novels
There Must Be More to Love Than Death Three Short Novels (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780804007481
ISBN-10: 0804007489
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