Algren(redirected from Algren, Nelson (Abraham))
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Al·gren(ôl′grĭn), Nelson 1909-1981.
American writer noted for his novels about the pride and longings of impoverished people, including The Man with the Golden Arm (1949).
(Biography) Nelson. 1909–81, US novelist. His novels, mostly set in Chicago, include Never Come Morning (1942) and The Man with the Golden Arm (1949)