Quote of the Day: Martin Amis Is a Generation Behind on Reading


Novelist Martin Amis has no interest in the Zadie Smiths and Jonathan Safran Foers of the world, thank you very much. We wonder what he’ll think of Netherland when he finally gets around to reading it in 15 or 20 years. Proving himself to be quite the lit snob, he also reveals in this interview that he usually doesn’t read the work of students in his creative writing classes.