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The Yawp

Art is beautiful; it can do without ugly people

On Blake Bailey, Philip Roth, and the culture of misogyny in artistic industries

Philip Roth courtesy of Getty Images

Art is always beautiful. Even when it is created out of great pain, even when it depicts or is about suffering, it is not created for us to suffer. If we do suffer from it, we suffer beautifully. We suffer aesthetically.

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Max Asher Miller

Max Asher Miller

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Former Managing Editor at Columbia Journal; news/features at CBR, Looper. Columbia University MFA. (Contact via Twitter for inquiries.)