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RiP Les Phillabaum

Les Phillabaum, long-time director of Louisiana State University Press has died, aged 73. During his time at LSU Press he published A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole, which was the first university press book to win a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. He also published more than 200 poetry...

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