Beautiful Sentences: James Wood

The acceptance of this kind of writing is dangerous not because anybody will confuse it with life, will think, “This is what life is like,” but because readers may read it and think, “This is what literature is like.”

James Wood, “Tom Wolfe’s Shallowness, and the Trouble with Information.”


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