“To expect someonebody to read a book is
like having someone arrive at a concert
hall and be immediately handed a violin
and told to go up onstage"
— Kurt Vonnegut
Elevator Repair Service's production of “Gatz"
Reading The Great Gatsby.
Of course my
The anti-theatricality presentation
made it as powerful isn't a novel
as it was. Though it
could be It isn't
made so. even fictional
E. E. Cumming's
Grasshopper “Novelistic performativity"
It's sort of
instructional David Markson Ngugi wa Thiong'o