Re: RARA-AVIS: Ellroy, Chandler & DeLillo

William Denton (
Mon, 28 Sep 1998 12:38:09 -0400 (EDT) On Mon, 28 Sep 1998 wrote:

: In defense of James Ellroy's "large ego," I would like to point out
: that people who have had the sort of early life he experienced
: frequently have a lot of trouble figuring out just what size they
: are.

Ellroy may have a big ego, and I don't doubt he can be an incredble
jerk, but he's a lot more interesting than some bland milquetoast or
reclusive eccentric. I say we can use a few more writers like him
around, to shake things up.


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