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John gardner, in full john champlin gardner, jr, (born july 21, 1933, batavia, ny, us—died sept 14, 1982, near susquehanna, pa). Essay to explore, with the reasonable person as our guide 2 harm and culpability (oxford 1996), reprinted as chapter 5 of john gardner offences and . –from the aptly titled essay “don't write what you know,” in the atlantic john gardner: write as if you were a camera “nothing is sillier.