Paul Horgan (born Buffalo, New York, 1 August 1903 - died Middletown, Connecticut, 8 March 1995, aged 91) was an American author of fiction and non-fiction, most of which was set in the Southwestern United States. He was the recipient of two Pulitzer Prizes for History. "The New York Times Review of Books said of him, in 1989: "With the exception of Wallace Stegner, no living American ... more »
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''Irony differentiates. Cynicism never does.''Paul Horgan (b. 1903), U.S. author, educator. Approaches to Writing, no. 398, Farrar (1973).
There is a difference between dramatizing your sensibility and your personality. The literary works which we think of as classics did the former. Much modern writing does the latter, and so has an aff...Paul Horgan (b. 1904), U.S. educator. Approaches to Writing, no. 64, Farrar (1973).