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"We're not keen on the idea of the story sharing its valence with the reader. But the reader's own life "outside" the story changes the story." - David Foster Wallace

"We're not keen on the idea of the story sharing its valence with the reader. But the reader's own life 'outside' the story changes the story." - David Foster Wallace

"The field of quantum valence fluctuations was another older interest which became much more active during this period, partly as a consequence of my own efforts." - Philip Warren Anderson

"Personally, speaking as a historian and a storyteller, when it comes to inaccuracy in historical fictioneering, I follow the Shakespeare principle: I'm willing to overlook gobs of mistaken detail if the poetic valence is basically correct." - Rick Perlstein

"I think historically modern economics, capitalist economics, tends to erode moral categories... And this is where I think the right gets capitalism wrong. They kind of assume that there is a moral equivalence or moral valence to capitalism, but I tend to think that economics erodes all the kind of cultural taboos and inhibitions and values it comes into contact with." - Michael Pollan

"I think we need to reckon in a very serious way with the emotional content of news and the way that people perceive facts and their perception of their situation and to me I think the tabloid is like fundamentally an emotional form of journalism and that kind of emotional valence is what distinguishes it from the broad sheet." - Lydia Polgreen

"Sometimes I do feel exposed. I have this kind of theory about different channels or levels of relaying experience - when I tell someone, one on one, in a personal context, about something that's happened to me - that has a very different valence, a different charge, than when/if I've said it in a public forum." - Leslie Jamison

"I have been married to my wife, Paula, for 25 years. We have wonderful kids. Things are - it's been a really rich life, so I started thinking, is there a way to get valence a little more into the stories, the idea that, yes, things can go wrong, but also they can go right." - George Saunders



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