How to troll book people and other gullible romantics

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While trolling — a type of provocation — is associated more with the internet, the literary world has had its fair share of trolls in prior generations. One of the prime examples was the Ingeborg Bachmann Prize, an event whose participants’ aimed to be memorable at any cost. This ranged from submitting questionable, sometimes unpublishable, works, like the book “Babyf*cker”, to infamous theatrics too horrid to describe here. All publicity is good publicity…right? Read full article here

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