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A Century After His Birth, Saul Bellow's Prose Still Sparkles

May 31st, 2015

Episode 53 of 550 episodes

Bellow's centennial is being marked with reprints and a new biography. Today, critics still savor his metaphor-rich prose; his son remembers the personal pain the great writer caused.

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