Joseph Kanon

Joseph Kanon

When you're editing, you want to be the perfect appreciator, not another writer.More Joseph Kanon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You know the sultans used to light their garden parties with turtles? They'd put candles on their backs and let them wander around. Hundreds of them.More Joseph Kanon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
At graduation, I assumed I'd be in publishing, but first I went to England and got a master's degree in English Literature. And then I came back to New York and had a series of publishing jobs, the way one does.More Joseph Kanon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Venice was always one step removed from what was going on. If you were in Turin or in Milan or one of the industrial centers, you would have had a much more active political constituency. Venice essentially lived for itself.More Joseph Kanon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Being an editor doesn't make you a better writer - or vice versa. The worst thing any editor can do is be in competition with his writer.More Joseph Kanon quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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