George Saunders Questions and Answers

George Saunders

George Saunders' short story collection, In Persuasion Nation, is eclectic in characters and scenarios, yet they are all subtle critiques on late-20th century and post-millennium American society....

Latest answer posted October 27, 2018 5:16 pm UTC

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George Saunders

The point at which a reader realizes that George Saunders’s third-person narrator might be speaking like (or using the voice of) the two main characters, Marie and Callie, might be early on when...

Latest answer posted March 30, 2021 7:50 pm UTC

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George Saunders

Saunder's story can be understood in a number of ways. First, it can be understood as a kind of allegory, or symbolic story, in which the "characters"—the elements of television...

Latest answer posted September 14, 2019 2:10 pm UTC

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