Brautigan > Obituaries, Memoirs, Tributes

This node of the American Dust website (formerly Brautigan Bibliography and Archive) provides comprehensive information about obituaries, memoirs, and tributes written for Richard Brautigan after his death in 1984. Use the menu tabs below to learn more.



Praise written for individuals following death often takes one of three forms: obituaries, memoirs, or tributes. Such praise seeks to honor the dead, reflect upon their life achievements, and assure their memory.

> Many obituaries, memoirs, and tributes were written for, and about, Richard Brautigan following his death in 1984. Some reflect personal experiences shared with Brautigan. Others seek to affix his place in American literature. All provide insights into Brautigan's life and writing.

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