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James T. Farrell

Born: Feb 27, 1904

Death: Aug 22, 1979

Birthplace: Chicago

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

James T. Farrell

Date of Birth : Feb 27, 1904
Date of Death : Aug 22, 1979
Birth Place : Chicago

James Thomas Farrell was an American novelist, short-story writer, and poet. He is most remembered for the Studs Lonigan trilogy, which was made into a film in 1960 and a television series in 1979. The trilogy was voted number 29 on the Modern Library's list of the 100 best novels of the 20th century.


  • Writer
  • Novelist

Also known as

  • James Thomas Farrell
  • James Farrell
  • James T Farrell

Awards Won

  • Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada
  • St. Louis Literary Award
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