The professional and personal papers of
American author Paul Theroux; the collection includes novels, travel books, notebooks,
diaries, correspondence, photographs, and ephemera.
Paul Theroux (1941-), American writer of novels, travel books, non-fiction works, articles,
and short stories. His works are often semi-autobiographical and based on his own travels
throughout world. Theroux was born in Medford, Massachusetts, the third of seven children;
his three brothers are the writers Eugene Theroux, Alexander Theroux, and Peter Theroux. He
attended the University of Maine (Orono), and in 1963, graduated with a B.A. in English from
the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
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