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[Teacher-talknovel] #3: Are Novels Real
From: Randi K <zenway01_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2012 14:19:06 -0600
Are Novels Real?
This workshop begins with the question, ‘What is ‘real?’”
One teacher in this segment begins by pointing out that, "When you enter a
Mary Shelley’s *Frankenstein *is used as an example of how the myth of this
Once we understand the origins of novels such as these, what are the
I found the comments by Gaines particularly interesting. Although he had
One segment of this workshop I found interesting was a brief discussion of
*My question is:* Do we really enjoy a novel if we don’t connect with it on
-- Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man. Just as one wants happiness and fears pain, just as one wants to live and not die, so do other creatures. *---The Dalai Lama*
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