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Benjamin Hedin

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Benjamin Hedin

Benjamin Hedin, who teaches at The New School, is the editor of an
anthology, Studio A: The Bob Dylan Reader (Norton). He is currently
finishing work on a novel.


News and Features

In The Lay of the Land, the final work in Richard Ford's
acclaimed trilogy, Frank Bascombe picks up where he left off in Independence Day--taking road trips, describing houses and foreclosing at once on whomever he meets.

The story of American popular music contains several moments when a career that has gone south is dramatically resurrected before an awed and grateful public.