nancylebov (nancylebov) wrote,
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Phillip Roth on writing

From a retrospective about Roth

The crude cliché is that the writer is solving the problem of his life in his books. Not at all. What he's doing is taking something that interests him in life and then solving the problem of the book - which is, How do you write about this?


Link thanks to supergee.
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