Jan 25, 2019Liked by Ann Kjellberg

The notion of "comps" reminds me of movie elevator pitches. I'm more despairing about the biz and the future of literature than is AK, herself a literary saint. Reading is a pleasure that doesn't fit, or even make sense, in a life of screens and texts and instantaneity. To so many, it doesn't even resemble a pleasure. The problem at a higher level is media monopoly--those five publishing giants says it all.

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