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Self-Absorption

By posted at 10:00 am on August 19, 2014 2

A few days ago, our own Kaulie Lewis pointed readers to a LARB essay about Geoff Dyer, which nicely complemented a piece about the author our own Mark O’Connell wrote for Slate back in June. Now, at Full-Stop, David Burr Gerard suggests that Dyer’s strengths, which worked so well in Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi, may have hampered him in Another Great Day at Sea. FYI, our own Janet Potter reviewed the latter book for The Millions.





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2 Responses to “Self-Absorption”

  1. UpperWestHazel
    at 12:32 pm on August 19, 2014

    Complemented, complemented, complemented. Please, please, please.

  2. C. Max Magee
    at 12:44 pm on August 19, 2014

    Fixed. Thanks!

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