V.S. Naipaul on the Art of Fiction

I wanted to be very famous. I also wanted to be a writer: to be famous for writing. The absurdity about the ambition was that, at the time, I had no idea what I was going to write about. The ambition came long before the material.

The Paris Review, Issue 148, 1998

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San Juan, Metro Manila

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