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Fred D'Aguiar Quotes

I try to be even-handed and fair-minded about my view of history. I dont romanticize one side and demonize the other, though I do think that if youre suffering a lot, especially in the Bob Marley sense, suffering becomes a kind of university out of which youll learn some hard lessons.
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I love the fact that I can go to a museum now that tells me I'm in the postmodern age.

— Fred D'Aguiar

People seem very comfortable having a kind of Cheesecake Factory-type of life.

— Fred D'Aguiar

I try to be even-handed and fair-minded about my view of history. I don't romanticize one side and demonize the other, though I do think that if you're suffering a lot, especially in the Bob Marley sense, suffering becomes a kind of university out of which you'll learn some hard lessons.

— Fred D'Aguiar

I found it instructive and highly constructive as a writer to go to a point of disaster and come out with a feel for it and then some sort of a lesson based on feeling.

— Fred D'Aguiar

People who are suffering have to visualize ways out of tragedy to actually get out of it.

— Fred D'Aguiar

To close the empathetic gap, you really want to get the person emotionally identifying [with your subject and characters], and then when you do that, then you want sneak in a lesson about history and about politics and whatever else you might think about.

— Fred D'Aguiar

I was on the wrong side of colonization. My ancestry is mostly mired in having the colonial experience as colonized subjects, first as slaves and then as independent subjects with a post-colonial experience.

— Fred D'Aguiar

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