Katherine Karen Dunn
October 24, 1945
Garden City, Kansas, U.S.
|Died||May 11, 2016 (aged 70)|
Portland, Oregon, U.S.
|Cause of death||Lung cancer|
|Alma mater||Reed College|
Katherine Karen Dunn (October 24, 1945 – May 11, 2016) was an American novelist, journalist, voice artist, radio personality, book reviewer and poet. She was born in Garden City, Kansas, but was raised in Portland, Oregon. She was best known for the novel Geek Love (1989).
References[change | change source]
- Jaquiss, Nigel (May 12, 2016). "Katherine Dunn, Author of Geek Love, Dies at 70". Willamette Week.
- "Award-winning Portland writer Katherine Dunn dies at 70". Portland Tribune. May 12, 2016.
Other websites[change | change source]
- An interview with Guernica Magazine about her new book, One Ring Circus
- What The Hell Ever Happened To... Katherine Dunn? LitReactor, 2012
- Entry in The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction