Anyone been following the Margaret Seltzer story? The woman who grew up in in Sherman Oaks CA, graduated from a private high school, and managed to pass herself off an LA gang member? Her publisher is shocked, shocked
to discover she made it all up. Apparently all they know about gang life in Los Angeles is what they've read in the New York Times and seen in HBO documentaries.
Of course, authors of memoirs have always been allowed to play fast and loose with the truth. Mostly… Continue
Posted on March 12, 2008 at 1:35am