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INTERVIEW: James Salant, recovering meth addict/memoirist

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2007

By Whitney Joiner
First-time memoirist James Salant grew up with a classic upper-middle-class family in Princeton, New Jersey: therapist mom, psychoanalyst father, and an older brother with a penchant for drugs and petty crime. At 15, following his brother Joe’s footsteps, Jim smokes his first joint. Then in an astonishingly quick turn of events, Jim transforms [...]

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