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Brief biography of katherine anne porter (1890 – 1980), american author and journalist best known for short stories and her masterwork, ship of fools. Katherine anne porter (1890–1980) was known for her flawless prose and political sensibility born in texas, she suffered the early loss of her mother and was. Katherine anne porter nationally acclaimed writer callie russell porter was born in indian creek, texas, on may 15, 1890 known by her penname katherine ann porter.
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