It is a great honor for me to speak to you on this occasion, celebrating the publication of such an original and important book. It is a pleasure of a different kind as well, for Lash LaRue is an old and good friend, and I welcome the chance to join with others in congratulating him.
White, James Boyd. "Why I Write." Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 53, no. 3 (1996): 1021-37.