BY TOPIC: issues | dance | ideas | media | music | people | publishing | theatre | visual | about | classifieds | advertise | AJ Blogs | links | video | home





AJ your way: headlines | front page | classic | previous days | rss

publishing
The Difficulty Of Writing A Novel In The Voice Of The Virgin Mary
Colm Tóibín: "The novel is actually a secular space. The novel is not made for miracles. It's made for ordeal. It's made for material things. ... This almost needed none of that. It needed a sense of grandeur that normally the novel doesn't entertain. It's all voice, but the voice is heightened." The Wall Street Journal 11/12/12
Posted November 14, 2012 12:36 AM




Email to a Friend
Email this entry to:


Your email address:


Message (optional):