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The Idiot, by Elif Batuman. Penguin Press. 432 pages. $27.

Elif Batuman is not a fan of M.F.A. programs and the kind of writing they tend to produce. She laid out her objections to “program fiction” in a 2010 essay in the London Review of Books:

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is an editor at New York magazine’s The Cut.

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