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Literary Diva Presents: Literary Journey...Chester Himes

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Join us as we bring back our compelling author series..."Literary Journey."

 

On this episode we will be diving into the life and literary works of detective novelist "Chester Himes."

 

Chester is a Jefferson City MO native who moved to Cleveland OH. He eventually found his self locked up behind bars for an armed robbery.  It was then that he found his love for the written word.  

 

While in prison he had several stories published in publications such as "Esquire."

 

After that, he knew that's what he wanted to do and he set out to chase the dream.

 

His most famous book is titled, "If He Hollers Let Him Go" as well as a detective series that he wrote.

 

Tune in as we discuss the life and lit works of author and prize winner "Chester Himes."

 

Stay tuned and kee it locked.

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