The Declining Agony of Influence

By posted at 2:15 pm on May 15, 2012 1

According to a study cited in The Guardian, contemporary authors are less likely to be influenced by classic literature than previous generations of writers.

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One Response to “The Declining Agony of Influence”

  1. Evelyn Walsh
    at 2:27 pm on May 15, 2012

    Not sure I buy this. Zadie Smith comes to mind immediately. But I will check it out. Thank you for posting.

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