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Thursday, November 12, 2009
December 22nd, 1935 to November 7th, 2009
Donald Harrington has returned to Stay More
But there is still time to read this extraordinary writer:
Enduring (2009) Farther Along (2008) The Pitcher Shower (2005) With (2003) Thirteen Albatrosses (or, Falling off the Mountain) (2002) When Angels Rest (1998) Butterfly Weed (1996) Ekaterina (1993) The Choiring of the Trees (1991) The Cockroaches of Stay More (1989) The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks (1975) Some other Place. The Right Place. (1972) Lightning Bug (1970) The Cherry Pit (1965)
Let Us Build Us a City: Eleven Lost Towns (1986)
For an excellent overview of Harrington's work, have a look at this Boston Globe article by James Sallis published a few years ago.
London-based journalist and author of Pulp Culture: Hardboiled Fiction and the Cold War; Neon Noir: Contemporary American Crime Fiction; and Heartbreak and Vine: The Fate of Hardboiled Writers in Hollywood.