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Maggie Paley

Maggie Paley, a contributing editor to the Paris Review, is author of a novel, Bad Manners, a chapbook of sestinas, Elephant, and a non-fiction book, The Book of the Penis.

George Plimpton (1927-2003)

George Plimpton, who died suddenly on the last Thursday of September at the age of 76, led by all measures a brilliant life. He was passionate, first and foremost, about literature.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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