Tue Jul 06, 2010 9:18 am Post
Tue Jul 06, 2010 10:56 am Post
...no one goes to a current novel or story for the ineffable private and public clarity fiction once provided.
Tue Jul 06, 2010 11:38 am Post
Hemingway, Faulkner, Fitzgerald, Bellow, Updike, Mailer, Roth, Cheever, Malamud
The New Yorker
the Golden Age-of American fiction
Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:05 pm Post
Sun Apr 03, 2011 4:32 pm Post
Something tells me, call it a hunch, that the people who go to television and movies for the insights that novels once provided are the people who would have been illiterate in the time before mass media.
Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:15 pm Post
PJS wrote:Too bad no one in Ireland or Turkey or Canada or Afghanistan or Colombia or Portugal or India ever wrote a novel. A novel that counts, I mean.
Wed Apr 06, 2011 11:11 am Post
ptram wrote:PJS wrote:Too bad no one in Ireland or Turkey or Canada or Afghanistan or Colombia or Portugal or India ever wrote a novel. A novel that counts, I mean.
Obviously, if you exclude totally unimportant writers like Swift, Stoker, Joyce, Wilde, Pamuk, Richler, Ondaatje, Atwood, Shields, García Márquez, Mutís, and Saramago.
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