Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M


Ceep the rth clyn

Nicholas Delbanco reminds us that the act of writing (i.e., making marks on a surface) changes with the times.

Lonesome Dove at 30

Frank Beaver examines how one TV miniseries re-imagined the American cowboy.

In defense of writing

Nicholas Delbanco explains why the pen is mightier than the sword — not to mention the spoken word.