In Ian McEwen’s Solar, the imminent collapse of industrial civilization is a good excuse to write about a middle-aged white man’s issues with his penis.
A good essay by Mckenzie Wark on Verso Books' blog. It effectively articulates why literary fiction is one of my least favourite genres (and it is a genre, and, along with romance, the most predictable).
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dogo barry graham
author, poet, journalist, zen buddhist monk in glasgow. socialist, for scottish independence.