Joy Williams Rank
About Joy Williams
Joy Williams is an exceptional American novelist and short-story writer known for her award-winning works. Her first novel, State of Grace, was published in 1973 and she followed it with her second, The Changeling, five years later.
Williams has also received acknowledgement for her short story collections such as Taking Care, Escapes, Honored Guests, 99 Stories of God and The Visiting Privilege: New and Collected Stories.
Her 34-year marriage to Lawrence Rust Hill, an author and fiction editor, ended when he died in August 2008.
Her honors include the Rea Award for the Short Story and the American Academy of Arts and Letters’ Harold and Mildred Strauss Living Award.
Her work, State of Grace also received a nomination for the National Book Award for Fiction.
She has been a creative writing lecturer at the University of Florida, the University of Arizona and the University of Houston.
Joy Williams Rank
Joy Williams' Popularity
Joy Williams is a famous American novelist, who was born on November 14, 1982. As a person born on this date, Joy Williams is listed in our database as the 82nd most popular celebrity for the day (November 14) and the 480th most popular for the year (1982).
People born on November 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Joy Williams is the 2139th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Joy Williams' birthday, Joy Williams is the 15066th most famous American and ranks 393rd in famous people born in California, U.S.
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