Friday, January 28, 2011

Smart Things

Elizabeth Bear saying very smart things about the way that a public figure's image becomes a separate entity from the actual person. It's a really useful tool for thinking about authorial image and for dealing with the places where what people expect you to be and what you are diverge.

1 comment:

lydamorehouse said...

I feel like I don't really get this.... I'm trying to talk about it on my blog today, but I think I'm laboring under some misunderstandings about what the heck an authorial construct really is.