Magic Realism

Posted: February 22, 2015 in quotes
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Quote I just came upon. What think ye?

“Well, I really want to encourage a kind of fantasy, a kind of magic. I love the term magic realism, whoever invented it – I do actually like it because it says certain things. It’s about expanding how you see the world. I think we live in an age where we’re just hammered, hammered to think this is what the world is. Television’s saying, everything’s saying ‘That’s the world.’ And it’s not the world. The world is a million possible things.”

—Terry Gilliam: Salman Rushdie talks with Terry Gilliam

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