William Todd Schultz
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William Todd Schultz

William Todd Schultz is the author of two books, both psychological interpretations of artists: "Tiny Terror: Why Truman Capote (Almost) Wrote Answered Prayers" (2011, Oxford) and "An Emergency in Slow Motion: The Inner Life of Diane Arbus" (2011, Bloomsbury). He also edited Oxford's landmark "Handbook of Psychobiography" in 2005, and he curates/edits the "Inner Lives" book series. Previous articles or book chapters by Schultz have focused on Kerouac, Plath, Kathryn Harrison, Roald Dahl, James Agee, Oscar Wilde, and Ludwig Wittgenstein. Schultz's current 2011 project is a biography of the gifted musician Elliott Smith, who died in 2003. Schultz is Professor of Psychology at Pacific University and he lives in Portland Oregon. He blogs at http://williamtoddschultz.wordpress.com.

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