Tepper Isn’t Going Out – a novel. Perhaps novella would be a better word? Or satire? This is a very short book by humorist Calvin Trillin, who was awarded the Thurber Prize for American Humour in 2013 at the age of 78. 264 more words
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Kansas City native Calvin Trillin is an American author, journalist and humorist. He is a long time food writer for The New Yorker.
In 2012, Trillin was awarded the Thurber Prize for American Humor for Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin: Forty Years of Funny Stuff, published by Random House. 611 more words
The satirist Calvin Trillin has made some people mad with the following poem, which was published in the April 4, 2016… 110 more words
Thank God It’s Monday! Here’s a quote to get us started from New Yorker writer and humorist Calvin Trillin: “It seemed to me, in fact, that many of the attributes cat fanciers apply to cats–independence, the ability to care for themselves, an admirable absence of obsequiousness toward human beings–can be claimed for periwinkles as well, and in a much more manageable package.” (From 6 more words