Irish American Writers & Artists

September 14, 2009

JIM CARROLL (R.I.P.)

Filed under: Literature,Music — by tjenglish @ 1:28 am

JIM CARROLL
We salute the memory of JIM CARROLL (1950-2009), iconoclast, poet, author, junkie, punk rocker. His book “The Basketball Diaries” is a brilliant Irish American coming-of-age memoir and “Catholic Boy” his best album as a punk musician and poet. His work will live on.

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