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John Edgar Wideman's 'Fanon,' A Novel Biography

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John Edgar Wideman's 'Fanon,' A Novel Biography

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John Edgar Wideman's 'Fanon,' A Novel Biography

John Edgar Wideman's 'Fanon,' A Novel Biography

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Fresh Air book critic Maureen Corrigan reviews John Edgar Wideman's new book, Fanon (a Novel), which mixes fiction, biography and memoir in an effort to capture the life and mind of psychiatrist and revolutionary Frantz Fanon.