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Biography of Wendell Berry

Wendell Berry is a conservationist, farmer, essayist, novelist, professor of English, and poet. He was born August 5, 1934 in Henry Country, Kentucky where he now lives on a farm. The New York Times has called Berry the "prophet of rural America." Wendell Berry is the author of more than 30 books of essays, poetry and novels. He has worked a farm in Henry County, Kentucky since 1965. He is a former professor of English at the University of Kentucky and a past fellow of both the Guggenheim Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation. He has received numerous awards for his work, including an award from the National Institute and Academy of Arts and letters in 1971, and most recently, the T. S. Eliot Award.

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Wendell Berry’s Writings Online
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Foreword to Of the Land and the SpiritOf the Land and the Spirit: The Essential Lord Northbourne on Ecology & ReligionBerry, Wendell Modernism
Two Economies Every Man an Artist: Readings in the Traditional Philosophy of ArtBerry, Wendell Art
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Online Resources about Wendell Berry

The Wikipedia page devoted to Wendell Berry has some good detailed bibliographic information, some biographical facts, and a number of interesting links.
There is another particularly useful web page on Wendell Berry, which has an extraordinary number of links to more information on Mr. Berry's life and work. Although Wendell Berry does not have an official web site, which is not surprising to those who know his work, this site is almost certainly the most exhaustive collection of information about him on the internet.

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