E. Lynn Harris dies at 54

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Author E. Lynn Harris. (Jean Lachat/Sun-Times)


Author E. Lynn Harris died while on tour promoting his latest book, Basketball Jones. The openly gay, African-American novelist was 54.

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Dear E. Lynn,

May you rest in peace.
Thank you for your pioneering accomplishment of introducing openly gay characters into mainstream literature. I thought it was ironic when I discovered that we share the same editor, you for your last book, Mama Dearest, and me for my first, Stilettos and Steel. I hope to carry your torch.

We shall meet again,
My Best,Jeri Estes

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