By Casey Clabough
Considering George Garrett’s lifestyles and paintings within the continuum of yankee literary heritage, it's probably so much ecocnomic to put him within the culture of the now enormously infrequent Southern “man of letters”—he (or she) who embraces and produces literature in all its complexity and in a number of types (novels, brief tales, poems, performs, feedback, translation, modifying, and so on).
This type of Southern author, stretching again to Edgar Allan Poe, possibly unearths its top smooth examples within the Nashville-based writers of the Nineteen Twenties and Nineteen Thirties. Chronologically, Garrett, born in 1929, most likely was once the main variously proficient Southern author to reach at the scene following Robert Penn Warren. certainly, it truly is in such corporation that his existence and paintings belong.
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