Keith Scribner

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Keith Scribner is an American novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter, essayist, and educator. His third novel, The Oregon Experiment, was published by Alfred A. Knopf (Random House) in June 2011.

He is a professor of English at Oregon State University, where he teaches in the School of Writing, Literature, and Film.[1]

Scribner received his BA from Vassar College and was a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, where he later taught as a Jones Lecturer.[2] He has received fellowships from Oregon State University's Center for the Humanities. His first novel, The GoodLife, was included in the annual New York Times "Notable Books" list for the year 2000,[3] and a Barnes & Noble "Discover Great New Writers" selection.[4][not in citation given]


  • The GoodLife (1999)[5]
  • Miracle Girl (2004)[6]
  • The Oregon Experiment (2011)[7]


  1. ^ "Keith Scribner | College of Liberal Arts | Oregon State University". Retrieved 2016-04-20. 
  2. ^ Scribner, Keith. "Keith Scribner - About the Author". Retrieved 2016-04-20. [self-published source?]
  3. ^ "NOTABLE BOOKS". The New York Times. 2000-12-03. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2016-04-20. 
  4. ^ "Barnes & Noble Booksellers". Retrieved 2016-04-20. 
  5. ^ Scribner, Keith (1999-10-11). The GoodLife. New York: Riverhead Hardcover. ISBN 9781573221436. 
  6. ^ Scribner, Keith (2003-08-25). Miracle Girl. New York: Riverhead Hardcover. ISBN 9781573222501. 
  7. ^ Scribner, Keith (2011-06-14). The Oregon Experiment. New York: Knopf. ISBN 9780307594785.