"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
Under the patronage of St. Tammany
Mark C. N. Sullivan is an editor at a Massachusetts university. He is married and the father of three children. Email
The Boston Public Library's print department has a Curley Collection as well as the photo morgue of the old Boston Herald-Traveler. If only the Herald-Traveler had survived: Broadsheet competition for the Globe would be a truly welcome thing. (File under: If wishes were horses.)
For more of the flavor of literary and political Boston, see this outstanding piece by Shaun O'Connell, "Irish America's Red Brick City: Edwin O'Connor's Boston."