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I made the horrible blunder of picking out what Dreiser evidently considers his best work technically as the illustration of a fault. I brought the house down, but I had the good sense to immediately acknowledge myself beaten, although I am still quite certain that I am right. As we neared the end of our stay I managed to worm my way shyly into conversation with Dreiser; but not until I had suffered the painful humiliation of finding myself addressing the air. As he talked I made a very gratifying discovery; you and I could give him kindergarten lessons in convolutions.
When his father took a job in the New York City area, Burke moved with his family in 1915 to an apartment on Boulevard East in Weehawken, New Jersey, just across the Hudson River from 42nd Street and near the mouth of the Lincoln Tunnel that was then under construction. Burke quickly became intimate with the literary 10 Copyrighted Material Introduction Photographs from the 1914 and 1915 Peabody High School yearbooks. Clockwise from upper left: Malcolm Cowley, Susan Jenkins, James Light, and Kenneth Burke.
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