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03/16/2012

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Steven McGregor

Great interview! Interesting that you like Conrad, Phil. I completely agree about the melodramatic weight on war writing. It's hard to avoid. And that's where I think having disinterested, civilian voices can help tame the narrative, so to speak.

Keep writing, Phil. We need more writers who've served. I'm very much looking forward to your collections (both of them). And I'm interested in your take on Anbar, as well. I was in the Sunni area too and that environment of the war factors heavily in my stories.

steve

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