November 03, 2006

On Styron & Baldwin A Novel Friendship
Two Writers Bridged Their Differences to Find Their Common Heart

William Styron and James Baldwin, two of this country's greatest mid-20th-century writers, had a brave friendship that swept across decades and the fault line of race and tears in America. With Styron's death Wednesday, the last breath of that remarkable friendship is gone.

Posted by ronn at November 3, 2006 12:39 PM

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