He got a graduate degree from Muhlenberg College and done master from Columbia. He was a professor at Colgate University. He won PEN/Malamud Award in 1991.
His son Benjamin B. Busch is a famous writer and photographer in the United States.
Fellowship Woodrow Wilson Foundation
New York Times Notable Book for “Girls: A Novel”
Fellowship Ingram Merrill Foundation
Breathing Trouble (1974)
War Babies (1989)
Harry and Catherine (2000)
Domestic Particulars (1976)
A Memory of War (2003)
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