Food for thought over at the Huff

So, ifwe make our fat speculative fiction novels turgid and overwritten and barely readable, do we all get literary prizes and leave our ‘ghetto’?

Admittedly, I’ve not read the book as yet – it’s on the bedside table – but Ruth’s comments provide food for thought.

The Creative Writing MFA is the singularly most devastating occurrence to hit literature in the 20th century, churning out writers of utterly indistinguishable competence.

Ruth Fowler in a controlled and amusing rant.

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2 Responses to Food for thought over at the Huff

  1. Deirdra Eden Coppel says:

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