Re: RARA-AVIS: To be or not to be pulp

From: Greg Swan (
Date: 08 Jun 2000

I believe Foucault claimed that categorization is an act of violence.

- Greg Swan
----- Original Message -----
> Categorization is a strange thing, I completely understand how writers
> might find it stifling, trying to stay within specific marketing
> categories. And I value a number of authors, like Willeford, who don't
> really fit within those boundaries. However, as a consumer, I employ
> those marketing concepts. I go straight to the mystery section in book
> stores and search for particular sub-genres on those shelves.

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