Puryear cites Jack Kirby, co-creator of “The Fantastic Four;” science fiction novelist Octavia Butler; and one other iconic writer among those who inspire his work. “Toni Morrison. I love the way she writes…the emotion with which she writes. ‘Beloved’ is a book that has the magical realism of a Gabriel Garcia Marquez book. With ‘Beloved,’ she is taking ordinary life and making it magical.”
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