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Famously Not-As-Famous-As-He Wants-To-Be Author And Editor James Atlas Explains The Chicago Personality (Ahem)

In this excerpt from the Massachusetts School of Law's hour-long "Program Books Of Our Time," dedicated to James Atlas's book My Life In The Middle Ages, Mr Atlas discusses what he believes the "Chicago Personality" is and how it came to be.

"Mr Atlas is the president of Atlas & Company, publishers, and founding editor of the Penguin Lives Series.

The host of "Books of Our Time" is Lawrence R. Velvel, dean of The Massachusetts School of Law.


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See also: Atlas Shrugs.

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Comments welcome.

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1. From Steve Rhodes:

Like Adam Gopnik, I studiously avoid paying attention to anything James Atlas says or writes because he's always so insufferably wrong. As he is here.



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Posted on July 26, 2013


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