A Novel Is Like a Marriage: An Interview with David Leavitt

Keliher, Irene
June 2009
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Summer/Fall2009, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p212
Academic Journal
Presents an interview with author and college professor David Leavitt. Leavitt discusses how he conducted research as he was writing the novel "The Indian Clerk" to preserve his interest in the book's subject matter and comments on how he switched between points of view in the book. He notes his attempts to focus writing workshops on novels as well as short stories.


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