David Shields: A Radical Nonfiction Ars Poetica

January 12, 2010 § Leave a comment


It seems that everyone is talking about Reality Hunger, David Shields’ “call to arms” for new literary art forms to match the complexity of the 21st Century.  Here at Brevity, we can’t agree with everything he suggests, but like so many others in the nonfiction conversation, we are fascinated and provoked.

And though we tried to embed a video snippet of Shields right here, we apparently have not the skills.

So go here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUQzTK850v8

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