The Boy and the Famous French Quarter Lady Writer
Anyone familiar with Shelley Fisher Fishkin’s book, Was Huck Black? (Oxford Press, 1994), understands the debates about Southern literary inspiration and literary piracy. Pfister puts a new spin on this racial trope, showing a young, savvy raconteur leading a weary writer just where he wants her.
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Arthur Pfister aka Professor Arturo
Arthur Pfister, a poet, fiction writer, Spoken Word artist, and educator, is a New Orleans native. He relocated to be near friends and family after Katrina and is currently an Instructor of English at Norwalk Community College in Norwalk, CT.