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The Muse in the Cellar

James Lasdun

‘It seems to me that at the age of thirteen, I had already developed the cynicism of a seventy-year-old dictator.’

James Lasdun

James Lasdun is the author of several books of poetry and fiction, the most recent being It’s Beginning to Hurt, a story collection. His last poetry collection, Landscape with Chainsaw, was a finalist for the Forward, T.S. Eliot, and LA Times Book Prizes.

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