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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Mavis Gallant, 91, Dies

Mavis Gallant in 1981. Ian Barrett/The Canadian Press, via Associated Press

Mavis Gallant, an acclaimed short-story writer who was abandoned as a child and later left Canada for Europe, where she made her name writing about the dislocated and the dispossessed, died on Tuesday at her home in Paris. She was 91.
More at NYTimes.com

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