Tolson, Jay

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TOLSON, Jay. American, b. 1948. Genres: Biography. Career: Wilson Quarterly, Washington, DC, editor, 1981-98; US News & World Report, senior writer, 1999-. Publications: Pilgrim in the Ruins: A Life of Walker Percy, 1992; (ed.) The Correspondence of Shelby Foote & Walker Percy, 1996. Book reviewer and critic for magazines and newspapers. Address: 2010 North Lincoln St., Arlington, VA 22207, U.S.A.