Brother to a Dragonfly
Will D. Campbell
25th Anniversary Edition, 2000
Forward by Jimmy Carter
Campbell has written seventeen books and has been nominated for
many prestigious literary awards. Brother to a Dragonfly
was a National Book Award finalist, and won the Lillian Smith Prize
and the Christopher Award in 1978. Other awards include the Friends
of American Writers, the Alex Haley Award and a Lyndhurst Prize.
Campbell's major works are non-fiction, telling the stories of Duncan
Gray, And Also With You: Duncan Gray and the American Dilemma,
Mercer University The Stem of Jessie: The Costs of Community
at a 1960'sSouthern School, a communal farm, Providence,
and his own life, Brother to a Dragonfly, Forty Acres
and a Goat. Works of fiction include The Glad River,
Cecelia's Sin: A Novella and two children's books.