October 29, 2009
"Encounters with the real, in particular what we really feel, are something we generally try to avoid. Art mediates the encounter, allowing us to get nearer to our longing and our loss, to risk more, to dare more."
Jeanette Winterson, "In Praise of the Crack-Up" (Wall Street Journal, Oct. 17, 2009)
Posted October 29, 2009 12:00 AM