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News Wed Apr 29 2009

Are We Forgetting Algren?

David Ulin at the LA Times wonders if we are forgetting Nelson Algren.

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Pete / April 30, 2009 12:00 PM

We've remembered him for the moment, with some public notice during the recent 100th anniversary of his birth, but with that now passed I sadly expect he'll drift back into the shadows again.

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