Irish American Writers & Artists

March 3, 2012

Irish-American Boxer Took Off Gloves to Write

Filed under: Events,Literature — by johnleemedia @ 11:18 pm
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Jim Tully

At Glucksman Ireland House recently, John Kearns learned about the fascinating life of Jim Tully at Glucksman Ireland House:  a writer, boxer, 2nd generation Irishman who worked with Louise Brooks and Jimmy Cagney– he might  be “the missing link between Jack London and Jack Kerouac.”   John shares the Jim Tully story at http://newyorkirisharts.blogspot.com/2012/03/john-kearns-on-jim-tully-boxer-writer.html?m=1

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