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the big why. | March 8, 2010

Rockwell Kent. Artist / Printmaker. 1882-1971.

I first heard about Rockwell Kent as a fictional character in Michael Winter’s novel The Big Why. The version I read happened to be illustrated by the real-life Kent’s woodcut prints and, naturally, I was impressed.
His politics are left, his aesthetics are right – can’t beat that.

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