Re: RARA-AVIS: RE: Hard-Boiled and Pronzini

From: James Rogers (
Date: 20 May 2000

At 03:31 PM 5/20/00 EDT, Mr. Blue wrote:
> Every year or so, somebody is telling us that "the novel is dead" or
>theater is dead" or "the short story is dead" or "jazz is dead." Often the
>claim seems to come from someone who is angry at the then current behavior
>the alleged corpse, or who has nothing more to contribute themselves, or who
>has moved on to other things.

     Accurate and intelligent comment, IMO.

James Michael Rogers

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