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Most writing that appears seamless likely has been stitched, unstitched, and stitched again.
Nicholas Delbanco celebrates award-winning U-M authors, some of whom transformed creative writing theses into best-selling books.
Visionary, iconoclast, eccentric. What does ‘original’ really mean — and from where does originiality originate?
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.