A conversation with Leon Forrest.

This is a wonderful 2 part interview with author Leon Forrest. He talks about his Magnus Opus ‘Divine Days’ that set out to do for Chicago what Joyce’s ‘Ulysses’ did for Dublin, the Nation of Islam, and his place in American literature.

Remembering Leon Forrest Part One

Remembering Leon Forrest Part Two

Leon Forrest: "I was out to write the great American novel."


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Posted on April 8, 2012, in Inside Out. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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