James Kelman Quotes

James Kelman Quotes.

In prose fiction the freedom to work honestly exists, a

In prose fiction the freedom to work honestly exists, although you may have to fight for it. In those other areas of literature, I mean drama, there is only silence. That sort of aesthetic integrity does not exist in radio and television, and seldom on film.
James Kelman
Theoretical webs, dirty webs, fusty webs, old and shrivelling away into nothingness, a fine dust.Who needs that kind of stuff. Far far better getting out into the open air and doing it, actually doing it, something solid and concrete and unconceptualisable.
James Kelman
The beauty of prose fiction that I see is simply that in order to create something you need only pay attention to personal exigency.
James Kelman