"When I was in Oxford [Mississippi],there were statues of Faulkner in the Square and John Grisham was paying my salary, and I would see Ace Atkins at the coffee shop and Tom Franklin at the bar. If you've got papers spread out on a table in New Port Richey, Florida, people think you're applying for a job or welfare or something." ^

JOHN BRANDON | Porter Square Books, 25 White St, Cambridge | July 12 @ 7pm | 617.491.2220 or portersquarebooks.com 

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