S. C. Gwynne
S. C. Gwynne
|Alma mater||Princeton University|
|Notable awards||Gerald Loeb Award |
He was educated at The Hill School. He attended Princeton University and graduated in 1974. He also has a master's degree in writing from Johns Hopkins University, where he studied under novelist John Barth. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Reserve. He lives in Austin, Texas with his wife.
He worked for Time magazine, and is senior editor at Texas Monthly. His 2010 book Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in the General Nonfiction category.
- Selling Money, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, A Division of Wheatland Corporation, 1986, ISBN 9781555840051.
- Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, Little, Brown Book Group, 2011, ISBN 9781849018203.
- Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson. Simon and Schuster. 30 September 2014. ISBN 978-1-4516-7328-9.
- "Finalist: Empire of the Summer Moon". www.pulitzer.org. Retrieved 2019-09-03.
- "LIFE". 1951-10-29.
- Dale L. Walker (30 May 2010). "Book review, 'Empire of the Summer Moon,' by S.C. Gwynne". Dallas Morning News.
Empire of the Summer Moon is a skillfully told, brutally truthful, history.
- Allen C. Guelzo (September 26, 2014). "Book Review: 'Rebel Yell' by S.C. Gwynne". The Wall Street Journal.
- Papiernik, Dick (June 1992). "Editors on the move in Philadelphia, Florida; award winners announced" (PDF). The Business Journalist. 31 (1). Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing. pp. 3–4. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
|Comanche Nation: The Rise And Fall Of An 'Empire', Fresh Air, June 23, 2010|