In the spirit of James Frey, J.T. LeRoy, and other erstwhile authors who have gained infamy in exchange for their authorial morals, Publishing Perspectives offers a quiz on literary hoaxsters.
The first two people to correctly answer all the questions win prizes! Here's a sample:
Arguably the greatest hoax in Australian literary history, the work of this fake poet inspired a Booker-prize winning Nabokovian masterpiece.
A classic memoir of a Cherokee boyhood of the 1930s remembered in generous, loving detail was actually the work of this reputed white supremacist.