Re: Whittemore Criticism
Posted by Pat MacAodha on June 13, 2005, 9:52 am, in reply to "Re: Whittemore Criticism"
I must say that I think that Disch's accusation that there is a "poverty of immagination" in Whittemore to be one of the more outlandish assertions I've ever heard that haven't come from the mouth of my president (I'm from the US).|
: And yet more spam deleted this week. Thank
: you, Anne. You wouldn't consider coming to
: work for my server, would you?
: Anyway, inspired by this thread, I went to
: read Disch's article and was amused to see
: that it said pretty much what I thought
: about Disch himself when I first read him
: some years ago. This man (I thought) is
: writing this way just to be avant garde-ish,
: and also possibly because he has nothing to
: say. He's made a career for himself since,
: but my opinion remains the same.