[ilds] Who does this remind you of

Bruce Redwine bredwine1968 at earthlink.net
Thu Jan 21 02:02:23 PST 2016


>From Inchon, South Korea.  I don't think Adam Gopnik on Henry James is relevant to our discussions.

Bruce

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> On Jan 21, 2016, at 9:13 AM, Kennedy Gammage <gammage.kennedy at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> “Not surprisingly, Henry misrepresented a lot of what had happened. His fan the essayist Max Beerbohm made a sour list of twenty instances in which he thought that James had falsified documents. Certainly, Henry fabulated and shaped various details and incidents. He cleaned up muddy incidents, placed events in the wrong time – all the usual things that writers do. He did this, as writers will, in pursuit of the story he wanted to tell…”
> 
> - Adam Gopnik on Henry James in The New Yorker, January 18, 2016
> 
> Cheers - Ken
> 
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