The Art of Tetman Callis

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Tissue of a certain kind of lie, too

April 27th, 2013 · No Comments

“We know that a text does not consist of a line of words, releasing a single ‘theological’ meaning (the ‘message’ of the Author-God), but is a space of many dimensions, in which are wedded and contested various kinds of writing, no one of which is original: the text is a tissue of citations, resulting from […]

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Tags: Lit & Crit · Roland Barthes

“Yttat” again

April 27th, 2013 · 3 Comments

“Yttat” was published in the Fall 2012 issue of Mayday Magazine.  I posted the link to that earlier this week; today I posted the story to the “Previously  Published Stories” sidebar on this website. I knew the story was going to be published by Mayday but lost track of when it was due to come out.  […]

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Tags: Previously Published Stories · Words

You may not become one in any amount of time

April 27th, 2013 · No Comments

“You don’t become a great poet in your spare time.” – Jack Gilbert (interviewed by Gordon Lish in “Poetry Is the Art of Prejudice”) Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemailPrint

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Tags: Lit & Crit · The Gordon Lish Notes