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The Interview With Rory Nugent

Attuned to the voices of New Bedford

RORY NUGENT RORY NUGENT (V. Creeper)
By Anna Mundow
February 22, 2009

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Rory Nugent's great "Search for the Pink-Headed Duck" took him to India; "Drums Along the Congo" took him to Africa. Now "Down at the Docks" (Pantheon, $24.95) takes Nugent to New Bedford, where he lived for 17 years and which he vividly captures by allowing fishermen and other dock denizens to tell their own stories. It is, however, Nugent's acute ... (Full article: 853 words)

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