Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987.
Full name: Erskine Preston Caldwell.
American novelist and nonfiction writer born near Moreland, Georgia who
focused on depicting life among the poor inhabitants of the Southern states.
Known for his ability to interweave humor and horror in his fiction.
Tobacco Road. 1932.
A portrait of the nightmarish afflictions and outragious behavior of the
Jeeter family in the crippling poverty of the Deep South.
Jul. 11, 2005,
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