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"This is the paradox of literature, which is also the glory of humanism: the idea that nothing human..."

“This is the paradox of literature, which is also the glory of humanism: the idea that nothing human is alien to any of us, that we all have the power to imagine our way into one another’s lives.” - Adam Kirsch, Elena Ferrante and the Power of Appropriation Perhaps doubly relevant, considering the treatment of Lionel Shriver at the Brisbane Writers Festival. How dare Ferrante write about t
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