The Right to Write Badly

Howe, Irving
April 2002
New Republic;4/29/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 16, p28
Presents an essay on literary craftsman Isaac Babel which was written from 1989 to 1990. Family background of Babel; Impact the Jewish upbringing of Babel have had on his work; Popularity in the generation of modernist Russian writers during the middle of the 1920s; Reason behind the claim that Babel is drawn to violence.


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