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Writer Mavis Gallant's New Collection

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Writer Mavis Gallant's New Collection

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Writer Mavis Gallant's New Collection

Writer Mavis Gallant's New Collection

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The celebrated New Yorker writer Mavis Gallant published two collections of stories at the end of last year. She still lives alone in Paris and, in the words of Russell Banks, she still packs a lifetime into one short story. Frank Browning profiles her.