Grants cut off writers from society, whereas past greats worked as ‘taxi drivers and waiters’ to feed their imaginations, says Horace Engdahl

www.theguardian.com/books/2014/oct/07/creative-writing-killing-western-literature

 

Creative writing courses aren’t killing literature – sanctimonious rich white tossers are

 Poet, novelist and blogger Tim Clare replies to Horace Engdahl's article

www.timclarepoet.co.uk