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Ellen Seligman, editor extraordinaire, RIP

Shocking news: Ellen Seligman, the best known Canadian editor whose edited books won countless awards, has died. She was not old, but she was wise. I quote her in So True, my book about memoir, something I heard her say once – that a book is never finished, it is finished ENOUGH.

I knew her a bit through our mutual friend Eleanor Wachtel. She was beautiful, regal, extremely bright – perhaps difficult to please. Many writers will be in mourning. We all need a good editor, and she was the best.

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books-and-media/celebrated-editor-ellen-seligman-dies/article29394829/

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