On Resonant Thoughts: Geoff Dyer on Clichés

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“Beware of clichés…
There are clichés of response as well as expression.
There are clichés of observation and of thought–even of conception.
Many novels [or pieces of music, say], even quite a few adequately written ones,
are clichés of form which conform to clichés of expectation.”
Geoff Dyer


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