Samuel Pickering

Samuel Pickering’s most recent book is One Grand, Sweet Song (Texas Review Press, 2016). He has written some thirty books and is a member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers. He taught English at the University of Connecticut for thirty-five years, and according to his reckoning he spent sixty-seven years in classrooms, beginning when he entered kindergarten. He was born and raised in Nashville.

Georgia Review Archive for Samuel Pickering

Soldania (on Paul Ruffin’s The Time the Waters Rose & Stories of the Gulf Coast; Sonja Livingston’s Ladies Night at the Dreamland; Gilbert Allen’s The Final Days of Great American Shopping: Stories Past, Present, and Future; John Lane’s Coyote Settles the South; & Becoming Southern Writers: Essays in Honor of Charles Joyner, edited by Orville Vernon Burton and Eldred E. Prince Jr.)

At the Beginning and the End of the Earth (on Basin and Range by John McPhee; Sand Rivers by Peter Matthiessen, Hugo van Lawick)

on Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome, David A. Jasen; Brewster’s Millions by George Barr McCutcheon, David A. Jasen; & The Eighteen-Carat Kid and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse, David A. Jasen