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Andre Dubus, Collected Stories and Novellas

When I heard my friend, Josh Bodwell, was editing (for David R. Godine Publishers, a series of the stories and novellas of Andre Dubus, I was re-infected with the bug that had bit me when I had read Dubus’s Voices From the Moon, a novella, and his last collection of stories, Dancing After Hours. I told him… Continue reading Andre Dubus, Collected Stories and Novellas

Blog Post · Book Review

Lives of the Eminent Philosophers

Well, here I go with the second week of a row blogging. Not much to say except that I’m glad the Democrats won the House, wish they had won the Senate, hope they can do something to fight the nationalistic tide. (I say this as an ex-conservative who read William F. Buckley, Jr. and Russell… Continue reading Lives of the Eminent Philosophers