Allan Gurganus’s novella, ‘Blessed Assurance’ was published in Granta 32. A collection of his stories, White People, was published by Faber & Faber and Alfred A. Knopf in 1991. His most recent novel is Plays Well With Others (1997).
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Local Man has Sex with Corpse
‘RALEIGH–A former funeral home employee charged with having sex with a body he was transporting pleaded guilty Wednesday after a psychiatrist testified that the man had sexual problems and that the incident probably was an isolated one.’