Minimalism, Dirty Realism, and Raymond Carver
Brief commentary on the influence of Hemingway’s theory of omission in shaping Carver’s minimalist style. Monti argues that Carver’s editor, Gordon Lish, was most responsible for Carver’s minimalism.
Monti, Enrico. “Minimalism, Dirty Realism, and Raymond Carver.” In Raymond Carver, edited by James Plath, 56-69. Ipswich, MA: Salem Press, 2013.