World Authors, 2000-2005

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H.W. Wilson, Jan 1, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 800 pages
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- Well-researched, in-depth accounts (averaging 3,000 words), explore writers' backgrounds, formative experiences, and literary achievements. - Many autobiographical accounts, written specifically for this volume. - Profiles also highlight critical response to authors' works. - Entries include suggested reading lists and bibliographies. - Photo of the author accompanies many of the entries.

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World authors, 2000-2005

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This 16th installment in the "Wilson Authors" series is a current survey of writers who garnered critical attention from 2000 to 2005-or, as the preface states, "authors who have published significant ... Read full review

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Jennifer Curry, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Counselor Education at Louisiana State University. She has served as a professional school counselor in elementary, middle, and high school. Dr. Curry has presented her work at over 50 national and 20 international conferences, has published 25 articles in peer-reviewed, refereed national and international counseling journals, and has served as guest editor of "Professional School Counseling and the Journal of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues in Counseling". She is the recipient of Vanderbilt's Roger Aubrey Northstar award for the counselor most likely to change the field of counseling, the American Counseling Association's Ross Trust Award for school counseling, and LSU's Biggs Pine Award for excellence in scholarship. She is a past- President of the Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling (ASERVIC) and is a recipient of their national service award. Dr. Curry teaches all of the school counseling courses at Louisiana State University and integrates career concepts in each course including a 100 hour field internship experience devoted to P-12 Career Counseling in public schools.

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