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>McCarthy reveals that he is not a fan of authors who do not "deal with issues of life and death," citing Henry James and Marcel Proust as examples. "I don't understand them," he said. "To me, that's not literature. A lot of writers who are considered good I consider strange."

He's right you know.
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>only muh Hemingway writing is literature

"ok."
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>>7608332
>Listening to an untalented hack
He's right though
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Proust very much writes about issues of life and death. What the fuck do you think À la recherche du temps perdu is about? Some decadent trouncing around France for 3.000 pages? In terms of wit and knowledge, wisdom and style, Proust and James blow the fucking pants off that autist Hemingway wannabe.
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>>7608332

Yeah, because a sheltered career novelist living in the most comfortable era of human history is gonna have the inside track on life and death. Okay Cormack.
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>American "literature"
>it's a cowboy novel
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