[lbo-talk] 10 charts...

// ravi ravi at platosbeard.org
Fri Apr 22 12:14:26 PDT 2011

On Apr 22, 2011, at 5:57 PM, Michael Smith <mjs at smithbowen.net> wrote:
>> (Rushdie, Satanic Verses)
> I always said that guy was tone-deaf. World's second most
> overrated writer (after Saul Bellow).

I assume you mean "high brow" writers (for if not you forget the recently discussed Ayn Rand, among hundreds of other deserving candidates). Even for high brow choices are plenty. Naipaul. Pamuk. Hesse. D.F.Wallace. But that's just my opinion. And I agree that Rushdie is indeed over rated.

- ravi

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