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Allen, Walter Ernest

Born: 1911 AD
Died: 1995 AD, at 84 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Critics, Novelists

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1911 - Allen was born in Aston, Birmingham on February 23, 1911.

 

1932 - Attended King Edward's Grammar School and graduated from the University of Birmingham.

 

1938 - Wrote the novel entitled Innocence is Drowned.

 

1939 - Wrote the novel entitled Blind man's ditch.

 

1940 - Wrote the novel entitled Living Space.

 

1946 - Wrote the two novels entitled The Black Country and Rogue Elephant.

 

1954 - Wrote the classic study entitled The English Novel.

 

1967 - Became Professor of English Studies at the University of Ulster.

 

1981 - Wrote his autobiography entitled As I Walked Down New Grub Street.

 

1995 - Died in London on February 28, 1995.


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