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The truth in facts is a derelict ruin: forging a self through fiction

Sara Baker Athens, Georgia     Photography by Brendan DeBrincat In his June 2, 2014, New Yorker article Inheritance,1 Ian Parker explores the connection between British novelist Edward St. Aubyn’s early traumatic life and his fiction. When we think of healing through writing, we usually think first of memoir and then perhaps of lyric poetry. […]