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What does TGAN stand for?

TGAN stands for The Great American Novel


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In 1986, the famed screenwriting guru Syd Field heralded the power of modern cinema and its seemingly endless allure over the country's most talented young writers: "The Great American Screenplay has replaced the Great American Novel," Field declared.
Some of Mailer's works were highly praised, some panned, but none was pronounced the Great American Novel that seemed to be his life quest from the time he soared to the top as a brash 25-year-old "enfant terrible".
Those writers, like myself, who opt for academe--as a way to pay the bills--while striving to write the Great American Novel or the next Leaves, are overburdened with the minutiae of administrative tasks often not related to teaching, which in itself, as any good teacher knows, extracts more than a pound of flesh and soul.