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‘The Violet Hour’: With Fear, Determination And Poetry: How Great Writers Face Death : NPR


Katie Roiphe’s The Violet Hour is a meditation on mortality in which she describes the last days of Maurice Sendak, Sigmund Freud, Susan Sontag, John Updike, James Salter and Dylan Thomas.

Source: ‘The Violet Hour’: With Fear, Determination And Poetry: How Great Writers Face Death : NPR

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