Fascinated to Presume: In Defense of Fiction

As people accuse fiction of presumption, vanity, appropriation, and putting words in peoples’ mouths, one of our most brilliant writers shows us what fiction does best, which is compassionately imagining ourselves as other people, so we can understand who they, and human beings, truly are.

Published: Oct 17, 2019
Length: 24 minutes (6,137 words)
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