Granta, Issue 131:The Map Is Not the Territory
This factor of Granta is set the variation among the realm as we see it and the area because it really is, past our defective thoughts and drained knowing. It’s additionally concerning the borderlands of politics and cause, and of truth and transcendence, in contested territories.
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again domestic. within the evenings, I bussed tables in a pizza parlor on Beverly side road. no one vital ever got here in. as a rule I introduced out baskets of bread and carafes of field wine, picked up pizza crusts and grease-soaked napkins. I by no means ate the foodstuff there. in some way that felt underneath me. If I didn’t need to paintings and there has been a video game happening, I’d take the bus out to Dodger Stadium and stroll round simply to get a consider for the group, the buzz. within reach, in Elysian Park, i discovered a place on a bit.