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The very telling : conversations with American writers / Sarah Anne Johnson.

Publication:
Hanover, N.H. : University Press of New England, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 206 p. : ports. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.
Authors, American -- 21st century -- Interviews.
Authorship.
Contents:
Michael Cunningham : a bottomless fascination with the process itself
Edwidge Danticat : you have to live your characters' lives with them
Mary Gaitskill : I've worked very alone and very privately
Myla Goldberg : moving through the language on the page
Ha Jin : making the sentences fresh
Bret Anthony Johnston : there is an unassailable victory in the very telling of a story
Edward P. Jones : the image you woke up with
Lê Thi Diem Thúy : writing certain experiences into the language
Chang-rae Lee : the drama of consciousness
Jonathan Lethem : discovering the story word by word
Alice Mattison : my poems began to get more like stories
Rick Moody : when you see a rule, break it
Nancy Rawles : I try to write rhythmically
Marilynne Robinson : an intensifier of experience
Donna Tartt : character is the very lifeblood of fiction
Mary Yukari Waters : snatching at random bits of light.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-206).
Contributor:
Johnson, Sarah Anne.
ISBN:
1584655275 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584655941 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
70483325
Publisher Number:
9781584655275
9781584655947