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Jess Walter's Influences
But mostly, honestly, I’m influenced by boring old writers; my holy trinity might be Vonnegut, Didion and DeLillo, but there would be a thousand saints: Laurence Sterne, James Cain, Fitzgerald, some Richards (Heller, Price, Powers, Russo), some metafictionists (Barthelme, Coover and Millhauser), some story writers (Gaitskill, Wolfe, Carver) Cormac McCarthy, Elmore Leonard, William Kennedy, my friend Sherman Alexie, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, David Mitchell, Edward P. Jones and on and on I’d go if you’d let me …
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