~Hayden Carruth (1921-2008)
For related thoughts, see the brief Becoming a Mapbuilder by Danielle Lazarin. Her piece was submitted to and is accessible at Glimmertrain.com: http://www.glimmertrain.com/b66lazarin.html
After the 2010 Melbourne Writers Festival, Damon Young, Australian writer and philosophy professor talked about why he thinks writers write on The Drum, a four times a week discussion program on ABC News 24: http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/29872.html
To find out more about Hayden Carruth, visit our Gale Biology in Context database (available from the Quick Resources drop-down menu on the library homepage) and enter his name in the search box.
Carruth, Hayden. Reluctantly : Autobiographical Essays. Port Townsend, WA: Copper Canyon Press, 1998. Google Book Search. Web. 20 September 2012.