Real life as inspiration for literature: Does the Internet change the rules?
September 29, 2009 | 11:23 am
In what ways would Wolfe’s fiction have been different in the Facebook era?
The bad: Some writers may feel more inhibited. The people they’re writing about have more chances of finding out what the authors are up to.
Your own thoughts?
Related: Jim Shepard on the subject of fiction based on non-fiction, in The Outlet, a new blog from Electric Literature on “Reading, Writing & Pubishing.” Also see earlier EL mentions in the TeleBlog.