Raymond Carver | Literature Criticism Critical Essay by A. O. Scott

This literature criticism consists of approximately 27 pages of analysis & critique of Raymond Carver.
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Critical Essay by A. O. Scott

SOURCE: Scott, A. O. “Looking for Raymond Carver.” New York Review of Books 46, no. 13 (August 12, 1999): 52-9.

In the following essay, Carver's work and career are considered in terms of the influences of his friends, mentors and editors, and his literary reputation in relation to the tremendous good will he engendered in just about everyone he met.

“And did you get what you wanted from this life, even           so? I did. And what did you want? To call myself beloved, to feel           myself beloved on the earth.” 

Plenty of writers are admired, celebrated...

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