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Posts tagged "reality hunger"

Jan 07, 2012
I am quite content to go down to posterity as a scissors and paste man.
— James Joyce, quoted in Reality Hunger

Apr 21, 2010

Apr 15, 2010
You say you’re not bound by 19th century conventions, right? Why are you bound by the 19th century convention of ‘book’?

Mar 22, 2010

Mar 18, 2010
Old and new make the warp and woof of every moment. There is no thread that is not a twist of these two strands. By necessity, by proclivity and by delight, we all quote. It is as difficult to appropriate the thoughts of others as it is to invent.

Mar 10, 2010
The novel is dead. Long live the anti-novel, built from scraps.
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