” It’s hard to write a war story without thinking about the ‘Iliad.’ Because the ‘Iliad’ knows everything about war. “


” Even though I went to Exeter and Yale, and I enjoyed all the trappings of those places, I think at the same time – and maybe it’s because I’m an immigrant kid and not white – there was always this other consciousness, that is, I was conscious of everything that was going on. “


” I think my parents recognised that I’d always wanted to be a writer, and so they didn’t think that this was some idle, faddish wish on my part. “


” I suppose people might consider me a ‘loose’ reader, as I seem willing to read anything of quality thinking and prose. “


” I think book clubs should read more contemporary poetry. “



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Even though I went to Exeter and Yale, and I enjoyed all the trappings of those places, I think at the same time - and maybe it


I think my parents recognised that I
I suppose people might consider me a
I think book clubs should read more contemporary poetry.
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