The value of anthologies over single author books is interesting to consider. The obvious consequence of creating an anthology is that a wider cross-section of insights are represented, whether they be present in poems, short stories or essays. Of course the editor will have curated the pieces present in an anthology, so the over-riding theme is moulded by one person in this way. Nevertheless the anthology can be a very effective way of exhibiting the works, and therefore lived experiences, of a wide range of people.
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