Breece D'J Pancake's Short, Stunning Career Breece D'J Pancake took his own life in 1979, not long after The Atlantic Monthly published his first stories. He was 26. Author Susan Straight often shares his work with twentysomething students. She wants them "to heed the fullness of his fictional world... his anger and exact prose."
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Breece D'J Pancake's Short, Stunning Career

Susan Straight
Dan Chavkin

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