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His Trash

This is a pair of John Updike’s old shoes he relinquished to the trash can. Famous or not, people do it all the time — produce trash, discard old stuff, haul piles of rubbish to garbage bins. 698 more words


Updike's dumpster archives.

Moran has kept thousands of pieces of Updike’s garbage—a trove that he says includes photographs, discarded drafts of stories, canceled checks, White House invitations, Christmas cards, love letters, floppy disks, a Mickey Mouse flip book, and a pair of brown tasseled loafers.

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