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Well-informed ghosts

By posted at 12:00 pm on July 6, 2012 0

Kurt Anderson on the difference between writing a novel in first and third person voice: “Most third-person narrators are less like omniscient gods than exceedingly snoopy, well-informed ghosts. “





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