Fiction's problem with female beauty

Reblogged from Reflections:

A New Yorker blog post by   author of the novel The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. on the tendency of fiction writers to populate their books with effortlessly beautiful people, especially women, without meaningfully addressing the guilty issues we have with physical beauty.

 

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http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2013/10/a-first-rate-girl-the-problem-of-female-beauty.html?utm_source=tny&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=dailyemail&mbid=nl_Daily%20(33)

Source: http://jaylia3.booklikes.com/post/570921/fiction-s-problem-with-female-beauty