A thriller writer and an FBI veteran eschew sermonizing for suspense in two Christian fiction hits.
The perspective that informs the nearly seven hundred pages of A Peopleâ€™s History is a plodding Marxism supplemented by the preposterous idea that nation-states are merely a fiction, and only economic classes are â€œrealâ€ social actors:
Class interest has always been obscured behind an all-encompassing veil called â€œthe national interest.â€ My own war experience [in [...]
EDUCATION BA English l96l (cum laude) UC Berkeley. MA English l963 UC Berkeley. TEACHING l963-69–Instructor in Freshman English, UC Berkeley. l966–Instructor in English, University of San Francisco. l964–Professor of English, Miles College, Birmingham, Alabama. l967–Instructor in Sociology, UC Santa Cruz. l977-83–Visiting Writer, UC Berkeley. EDITORIAL 1967-73–Editor, Ramparts Magazine l982-85–Consulting Editor, California Magazine 1992-2000—Editor, Heterodoxy ADMINISTRATIVE 1986-91—Co-director, Second Thoughts [...]