Supreme Fiction

Some articles on supreme fiction:

Wallace Stevens - Poetry - Supreme Fiction
... His solution might be summarized by the notion of a “Supreme Fiction,” an idea that would serve as a fictive replacement for the idea of God, known to be fictive but willfully believed ... unsatisfying, notions of reality Poetry is the supreme Fiction, madame ... The supreme fiction is that conceptualization of reality that seems to resonate in its rightness, so much so that it seems to have captured, if only for a moment, something actual and ...

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