Re: RARA-AVIS: [Bend it like Carver! Not!] Re: HEART OF DARKNESS

From: Miles Archer (
Date: 25 Jul 2003

on 7/24/03 9:20 PM, Mark Sullivan at wrote:

> Say what? Maybe in movies and on TV, but not in books.

Well, I was referring to sentance structure and the anti-modifier style, not necessarily the length of the work itself.

Like any generalization, there are lots of exceptions. But you won't be finding too many sentences like those in Wolfe, or Conrad, for that matter, in modern literature.


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