James Atlas

James Atlas is the author of The Shadow in the Garden: A Biographer's Tale, and two biographies: Delmore Schwartz: The Life of an American Poet (nominated for a National Book Award) and Bellow: A Biography. He is the founding editor of the Penguin Lives. He is a former editor and writer at the New York Times and staff writer at The New Yorker.

 

 

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