Tag: Isaac Babel

“A little autobiography and a lot of imagination are best”

Tuesday, 24 July, 2012

“The fiction I’m most interested in has lines of reference to the real world. None of my stories really happened, of course. But there’s always something, some element, something said to me or that I witnessed, that may be the starting place. Here’s an example: ‘That’s the last Christmas you’ll ever ruin for us!’ I […]

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