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Afternoon Night Table: Roger Rosenblatt with E.L. Doctorow

0 Afternoon Night Table: Roger Rosenblatt with E.L. Doctorowhttp://www.92y.org/shop/category.asp?category=888Programs+%2D+Literary+Readings888&92Y_drop=prog-literary

Author and Bronx native E.L. Doctorow was here this spring Unterberg Poetry Center with journalist and author Roger Rosenblatt.

They spoke about Doctorows time as a student at Bronx High School of Science, being named after Edgar Allen Poe, and his new novel, Homer & Langley. The novel, he explained, is loosely based on the Collyer brothers of Harlem, strange, reclusive eccentrics who lived in a house on the upper Fifth Ave.

Read more on the 92Y Blog: http://blog.92y.org/index.php/weblog/item/92y_video_roger_rosenblatt_with_el_doctorow/

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