Madeline's Birthday by Mavis Gallant - Slap Happy Larry
Mavis Gallant died last year, but if she were still around she might not think much of my attempt to dissect her stories in order to learn from them: Gallant is dismissive of analysing or explaining her work, and distrustful of academic attempts to do so. – The Guardian, 2009 The same Guardian article says of … Continue reading "Madeline’s Birthday by Mavis Gallant"