Frank Soos

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Frank Soos (1950 – August 18, 2021) was an American short story writer.[1]

Life[edit]

Soos grew up in Pocahontas, Virginia.[2] He graduated from Davidson College in 1972 and the University of Arkansas.[3] He taught at University of Alaska Fairbanks.[4]

His work appeared in North Dakota Quarterly and Quarterly West.[5]

Soos died in a bicycle accident in Maine on August 18, 2021.[6]

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

  • Unpleasantries. University of Washington Press, Seattle, WA. 2016 (essays.) ISBN 978-0-29599-840-4.
  • Frank Soos, Margo Klass, Kesler Woodward (2009). Double Moon. Red Hen Press. ISBN 978-1-59709-141-1.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  • Frank Soos (2006). Bamboo Fly Rod Suite: Reflections on Fishing and the Geography of Grace. Illustrator Kesler Woodward. University of Georgia Press. ISBN 978-0-8203-2835-5.
  • Unified Field Theory. W. W. Norton & Company. 2000. ISBN 978-0-393-31988-0.
  • Early yet: seven short stories and a novella. St. Andrews College Press. 1998. ISBN 978-1-879934-52-8.
  • The other side of Christiansburg. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 1981.

Anthologies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Capps, Kris. "Frank Soos, former UAF professor and writer laureate, dies". Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Retrieved 2021-08-24.
  2. ^ Love, Glen A. (2000). Fishing the Northwest. ISBN 9780870714818. Retrieved 21 September 2015.
  3. ^ Flora, Joseph M.; MacKethan, Lucinda Hardwick (November 2001). The Companion to Southern Literature. ISBN 9780807126929. Retrieved 21 September 2015.
  4. ^ "The North Dakota Quarterly". google.com. 1991. Retrieved 21 September 2015.
    - http://www.fsaf.org/classes2009/writing.html Archived 2009-11-24 at the Wayback Machine
  5. ^ "Roland Barker and His Red Guitar". Quarterly West (14): 6. 1982. Retrieved 21 September 2015.
  6. ^ "Former Alaska Writer Laureate Frank Soos dies in bicycle accident in Maine". Anchorage Daily News. August 24, 2021. Retrieved August 25, 2021.