Sunday, June 26, 2011

Judge for Booker Prize quits in protest of selection of Philip Roth

...and good for the judge!

Philip Roth is so terribly overrated that Carmen Callil, a feminist oriented writer and former book publisher, quit the judging panel rather than be a party to Roth gaining a lifetime achievement prize from the Booker Awards.

My views about Roth were previously stated in a meandering blog post here

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