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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Encarta dict., via WWW, June 30, 2004 (authorship 1. writing as occupation: the practice or profession of writing books or other works; authoring: writing of computer programs: the creation of multimedia documents, for example, training packages or sales presentations, using special software geared to a nonprogrammer) Merriam-Webster online dict., June 30, 2004 (authorship 1 : the profession of writing 2 : the source (as the author) of a piece of writing, music, or art 3 : the state or act of writing, creating, or causing) Cambridge dictionaries online, June 30, 2004 (authoring : the design and creation of computer programs and websites: authoring tools/software, web authoring)

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William E. Barrett Papers

Identifier: M014
Abstract William E. Barrett (1900-1986) wrote numerous novels, short stories and articles. His novel, The Left Hand of God, was translated into ten different languages and was made into a movie, starring Humphrey Bogart. The Lilies of the Field was made into a movie starring Sidney Poitier in 1963. Barrett's work reflects the dilemmas of his society through interpersonal relationships and religious and ethical decisions made by his characters. His writings are representative of the needs of the age,...
Dates: 1926-1975