<I>The Name of the World</i>
Denis Johnson is a writer best known for his quirky stories about the drug life in the collection titled, Jesus' Son, which opened as a movie this summer. Now he's published a new novel called, The Name of the World. Alan Cheuse reviews it. (1:45)
Please Note: Jesus' Son, and The Name of the World, both by Denis Johnson, are published by Harper Collins.
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