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“For writers from working-class families, the making of art is cultural disenfranchisement, for we do not belong in literary circles and our writing rarely makes it back home.”
“Competition is a moral problem and an emotional tangle and a political conundrum.”
“Literature is a peculiarly public product of a particularly private endeavor.”
Valerie Miner, U.S. writer, journalist, educator