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The Year of Incendiary Writing

By posted at 4:30 pm on January 15, 2012 1

Caitlin Flanagan’s long Atlantic piece on Joan Didion has sparked a lot of conversation. Among the article’s contentious lines: “to really love Joan Didion … you have to be female.”

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One Response to “The Year of Incendiary Writing”

  1. wolfy
    at 10:20 pm on January 15, 2012

    Thats why The Atlantic remains a great magazine.

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