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Janet Burroway

Fiction, Nonfiction

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20030917, 20030430

Always thoughtful and intelligent, in the second of a two-part interview, Janet Burroway shares her philosophy on writing and some thoughts on the various forms, providing a peek into her own creative life. Burroway also reads more from Embalming Mom: Essays in Life as well as her unpublished novel Time Lapse.

| Subject Matter: Philosophy on Writing | Interview Year: 2002 | Genre: Fiction, Nonfiction |

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