26 March 2015

Writers Associated with Key West, Florida: #5 John Hersey

719 Windsor Lane, Key West.
THE WRITERS COMPOUND
 
FOUNDING RESIDENTS
 
John Ciardi 1976 – 1986
Ralph Ellison 1976 – 1993
John Hersey 1976 – 1993
Richard Wilbur 1976 – 2007
 
'FRIEND OF LIBRARIES U.S.A.
LITERARY LANDMARKS REGISTER
 
JOHN HERSEY
1914 – 1993
 
Reporting death, he did not
proclaim it.
To life – for all its heresy –
he was open and loving.'

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