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American author, journalist, poet, screenwriter and film critic

James Agee is ...

Dead
Born 27 Nov 1909 in Knoxville
Died 16 May 1955 in New York City
Age45 years, 5 months
Causemyocardial infarction
Correction?
James Agee
James Agee
James Agee Park along Laurel Avenue in the Fort Sanders neighborhood of Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. The park was once the site of house owned by Knoxville mayor Samuel B. Luttrell. The author, James Agee, lived nearby.

About James Agee

James Rufus Agee ( AY-jee; November 27, 1909 – May 16, 1955) was an American novelist, journalist, poet, screenwriter and film critic. In the 1940s, he was one of the most influential film critics in the U.S. His autobiographical novel, A Death in the Family (1957), won the author a posthumous 1958 Pulitzer Prize.

He is also known as James Rufus Agee and Rufus Agee.

Notable work

James Agee has been celebrated for these works: