Re: RARA-AVIS: DeLillo, Murakami, Kafka, hard-boiled definition

From: Anthony Dauer (
Date: 20 Apr 2000

Chandler always maintained that he was writing literature ...

"a.n.smith" wrote:

> I go back to my question: Does everything have to be hard-boiled? Can't we
> leave some literature alone and not try to push it into the category?
> Boring. There's enough tough-as-nails, break-a-tooth writing to talk about
> without pushing Isherwood's BERLIN STORIES into the hardboiled world.

volente Deo,

Anthony Dauer Alexandria, Virginia
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