Joseph O’Connor: ‘I’m uncomfortable with the idea of a novel being “about” anything’
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
about a book having a theme. Sometimes, after a book is published, I see what the theme is. But I never look for it. Anne Enright says that when a novel gets “about-y”, it starts to fail, and I think she’s right.
But yes, I got interested in the... Read more