Hal Crowther

Hal Crowther, critic and essayist, is the author of Gather at the River, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle prize for criticism; an essay collection, Cathedrals of Kudzu: A Personal Landscape of the South, winner of the Lillian Smith Book Award for commentary and the Fellowship Prize from the Fellowship of Southern Writers; and An Infuriating American: The Incendiary Arts of H. L. Mencken. Crowther’s work also appears in several anthologies, including the 2014 Pushcart Prize volume. He lives in North Carolina with his wife, the novelist Lee Smith.

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