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Michael Makowski

Here Comes A Regular

Nabokov once said that to call a story true was an insult to both truth and art. He was discussing the genesis of literature beginning with the boy who cried wolf, i.e. the difference between the wolf in the tall grass and the wolf in the tall tale, and that between the two is the art of literature.

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The Brooklyn Rail

DEC 19-JAN 20

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