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Howard Moss (1922-87) was poetry editor at the New Yorker for almost forty years. He also wrote more than a dozen books of poetry, plays, and criticism, and a book of arch parody-microbiographies of cultural figures, Instant Lives, illustrated by Edward Gorey. Damson Searls is the author of What We Were Doing and Where We Were Going (stories) and has written for Harper's, Bookforum, n+1 and The Believer. As a translator-of authors including Marcel Proust (On Readings-he received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2012.
— biography from The Magic Lantern of Marcel Proust: A Critical Study of Remembrance of Things Past
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