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The dialogue over memoir continues. In an article in the Wall Street Journal entitled “The Trouble with Memoirs,” (11/1/08), Nicholas Dawidoff declares memoir, “A pack of lies set down by a desperate humdrum character trying to cash in on the craze for misery.” Dawidoff, I should point out, is a...