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News Thu Mar 19 2009

On Norman Maclean

The Chicago Blog points to a fascinating essay in The Nation examining the work of Norman Maclean. Writer Phillip Connors discusses his own strange connection to A River Runs Through It--he also lost his brother much too soon--and reviews The Norman Maclean Reader from the U of C Press.

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