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My fellow diners included Bill Alder, up for an Edgar for his book Maigret, Simenon and France: Social Dimensions of the Novels and Stories. I learned as much from him about Simenon's early career as I did from Connolly about the afterlife of the Troubles in the Irish Republic, and that's not even counting some juicy tidbits about World War II and France. This most stimulating of Edgar dinners may keep me posting for weeks.
Oh, and the food was good, too. Thanks, MWA.
© Peter Rozovsky 2014