Reclusive janitor Henry Darger lived a wild, disturbing existence through his writings and paintings, which were only discovered after his death. Jim Elledge brings us an eye-opening portrait of a misunderstood and conflicted artist.
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December 5: "Memoir in America is an atrocity arms race. A memoir that reveals incest is trumped by one that reveals bestiality..."
Novelist Wiley Cash uncovers the notebook of his seventh-grade self: "Halloween Hallow," Die Hard, and an apprentice writer's first work of suspense.
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