Exhausting the Vein of Realism: A Conversation with Lynne Sharon Schwartz

I DON’T KNOW when I first became aware of Lynne Sharon Schwartz’s writing, but it was probably sometime between 1980, when Raymond Carver lauded her on the basis of her National Book Award–nominated first novel Rough Strife, and 1989, when Sven Birkerts raved about Schwartz’s PEN/Faulkner Award–nominated Leaving Brooklyn in The New York Times. I do remember reading that […] The post Exhausting the Vein of Realism: A Conversation with Lynne Sharon Schwartz appeared first on Los Angeles Review of Books. Continue reading at 'Los Angeles Review of Books'

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