Skip Navigation

The Ecstasy of Influence

Think No Comments on The Ecstasy of Influence 4

Should plagiarism and copyright law be overlooked for the sake of creativity? Our guest this hour, novelist Jonathan Lethem, argues that borrowing from other literature and art is central to the creative process in his article “The Ecstasy of Influence: A Plagiarism” which appears in the February issue of HARPER’s Magazine.