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Terence Young
English Teacher

Affiliation with UVic English: Undergraduate Student, B.A. with distinction 1979

Special Book: The Moviegoer, Walker Percy

When did you first read this book: 1978

Which sentence from this book has special significance for you?

“To become aware of the possibility of the search is to be onto something. Not to be onto something is to be in despair.”

What does the sentence mean to you?

Dr. Constance Rooke introduced this author and his works to me in her very popular course on modern American fiction, and I have been grateful to her ever since.