James Agee: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, a Death in the Family, & Shorter Fiction (Hardcover)
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, a Death in the Family, & Shorter Fiction
Library of America, 9781931082815, 818pp.
Publication Date: September 22, 2005
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This dazzling collage of fiction, memoir, and reportage features. A Death in the Family in a newly corrected text and a fully restored 64-page photo insert of Walker Evans' iconic photos from Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.
About the Author
James Agee (1909-1955) was a novelist, journalist, poet, screenwriter and film critic, the author of such landmark works as Let Us Now Praise Famous Men and Agee on Film. His posthumously published novel A Death in the Family (1957) was awarded the Pulitzer Prize. Michael Sragow is the West Coast Editor and a film critic for Film Comment and author of Victor Fleming: An American Movie Master.