Calvin Trillinís Top Five
a book list by William Walsh, author of Questionstruck: A Collection of Question-based Texts Derived from the books of Calvin Trillin
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Calvin Trillin is one of America’s most prolific and versatile writers. To date, he has published twenty-six books, most recently (as of this writing) Deciding the Next Decider: The 2008 Presidential Race in Rhyme. He has written books of fiction, verse, political commentary, family memoir, and travel. He has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1963 and is a longtime contributor to The Nation.
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About William Walsh
William Walsh is the author of Without Wax and Questionstruck. His fiction and derived texts have appeared in New York Tyrant, Caketrain, Juked, Rosebud, Quarterly West, Lit, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, and other journals. His short story collection entitled Ampersand, Mass. is forthcoming from Keyhole Press.
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