algren algren

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States writer (1909-1981)

News

  • Chicago Tribune Announces Nelson Algren Award Winners

    CHICAGO, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Tribune has announced that Erika Schmidt is the winner of the 2013 Nelson Algren Award for short fiction for her entry, "Story About a Family."  ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Depp confirmed "It's called 'My American Lover.' Vanessa plays the French feminist Simone de Beauvoir and I play her lover Nelson Algren."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Johnny Depp Source: Hollywoodnews.com

  2. "And much to my amazement, one of them was from the Chicago Tribune, written by Nelson Algren," Rushdie said. "I remember being very impressed and slightly surprised that he was still around, and very proud of the fact that I had got a good...
    on Oct 17, 2009 By: Salman Rushdie Source: Chicago Sun-Times

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