An American author and journalist, she received the Pulitzer Prize as well as the Country wide Book Award on her behalf 1993 novel, The Delivery Information. She also had written the short tale, Brokeback Mountain, that was modified into an Academy Award-winning film starring Heath Ledger. She started her writing profession being a journalist, posting her first tale within a 1963 problem of If mag. She was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate from the College or university of Vermont. She gathered a large collection of books at her house on the 640-acre Wyoming ranch. She was created Edna Annie Proulx in Norwich, Connecticut to parents of British and French-Canadian descent. She was wedded 3 x and had kids called Jonathan, Gillis, Morgan, and Sylvia. Ang Lee aimed the 2005 film version of her brief story, Brokeback Hill.