Jane Smiley on Politics and the Novel

↑ In this feature from OPB’s Literary Arts Archive Project, author Jane Smiley illuminates the connection between politics and the novel, saying that for a novel to be successful, an author must (sometimes unwittingly) create a political world around her characters.

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