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Olivia Laing Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Laing's Book Reviews

The Trip to Echo Spring
The Trip to Echo Spring explores what makes writers turn to alcohol by focusing on the lives of American greats F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, John Berryman, Raymond Carver, John Cheever, and Tennessee Williams. The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking is an unflinching account of six of America's greatest writers' struggles with alcoholism. Olivia Laing, the books author, examines the lives of literary titans F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest ...