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Novelist Nicholas Delbanco asserts that no book is ever finished, but rather ‘relinquished.’
Novelist Nicholas Delbanco pens an ode to readers’ pulp-and-paper Shangri-La: the bookstore.
Nicholas Delbanco packs up his personal library and opens the chapter to a new era in life.
Nicholas Delbanco reflects on a plague confounding artists across the ages: the risk of repetition.
Nicholas Delbanco illustrates how language that once seemed transgressive is now quite routine.
Novelist Nicholas Delbanco examines our changing language, letter by letter.
Novelist Nicholas Delbanco reminds us that ‘good writers borrow, great writers steal.’
Nicholas Delbanco explores the literary and linguistic through line connecting everything from Elizabethan sonnets to modern street slang.
Jon Hein introduced “jump the shark” to the pop-culture lexicon. Now, in a new book about fast food, Hein shows one man’s “junk” is another man’s pleasure.