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Roy's Latest Blogs

Feb.15.2009 - 5:40 pm
Ivory says I have to blog more regularly, and although she suggested I write about how rude it is for someone to poke someone eles's corn, I've already covered that in an earlier...
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Oct.30.2008 - 8:55 am
A couple months after I became Authors Guild president in 2006, we met with Google to propose a settlement to our class-action lawsuit. The Guild had sued Google in September 2005...
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Dec.01.2007 - 4:12 pm
What a marvel regional speech is, for those who can get into it. People in Greeneville assured me that there are still plenty of folks farther up in the hills, and even there in...
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Published Reviews

Published by The New York Times
Ever since Roy Blount, Jr. packed his bags and left the South nearly forty years ago, he has been stuck with the job of explaining himself and his people to Northeastern liberals...