Alan Sillitoe - 1928-2010

Alan Sillitoe, the novelist and poet, has died today after a long battle with cancer. Sillitoe, author of the groundbreaking Saturday Night, Sunday Morning, (1958) won acclaim for his representation of working-class life. Story in the New Statesman, here.

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