The Art of Time in Fiction: As Long as It Takes

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The Art of Time in Fiction: As Long as It Takes - Silber, Joan

Fiction imagines for us a stopping point from which life can be seen as intelligible," asserts Joan Silber in "The Art of Time in Fiction." The end point of a story determines its meaning, and one of the main tasks a writer faces is to define the duration of a plot. Silber uses wide-ranging examples from F. Scott Fitzgerald, Chinua Achebe, and ... Read More

The Art of Time in Fiction: As Long as It Takes 2009, Graywolf Press

ISBN-13: 9781555975302

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