Seth's Reviews > Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: The American Classic, in Words and Photographs, of Three Tenant Families in the Deep South

Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee
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Oct 23, 2009

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Read in December, 2009

I couldn't finish this. Agee is constantly at pains to convince the reader of the modesty and humility of his project and his subjects but his prose style is always disagreeing with him. I'll probably go back to this someday and it will make me quit my job or something. 3 stars.
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