Keywords: man booker prize 2014 longlist

The Blazing World

The Blazing World

Siri Hustvedt

Year of publication: 2014

Siri Hustvedt The Blazing World Editors Introduction All intellectual and artistic endeavors, even jokes, ironies, and parodies, fare better in the mind of the crowd when the crowd knows that somewhere behind the great work or the great spoof it can locate a cock and a pair of balls. In 2003, I ran across this provocative sentence in a letter to the editor that was published in an issue of The Open Eye, an interdisciplinary journal I had been reading faithfully for several years. The letters ...

Keywords: Man Booker Prize 2014 Longlist