Who Is Jane Smiley?
Krvygrl on 11/18/2006
|I don't have to tell you fans of Jane Smiley that she has written 11 novels, including a Pulitzer Prize winner. Or that she turns to other writers' novels for sustenance, wisdom, and inspiration. Or that she has been a contributor to many magazines, including The New Yorker, Elle, and Playboy. She said, "I think a lot of things are hilariously funny, and that's kind of the way I live my life. And I also believe that it's only possible to live if you can detach yourself and detach your sort of sense of what's going on a little bit and take a kind of observational position on everything... Being detached is the first step to being comic." So whether you're a fan or just getting to know Jane Smiley, this quiz is sure to answer some of your most burning questions about her- enjoy and please comment!|
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