Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M
Visionary, iconoclast, eccentric. What does ‘original’ really mean — and from where does originiality originate?
Ancient cave art reveals enduring themes in the human story.
Novelist Nicholas Delbanco asserts that no book is ever finished, but rather ‘relinquished.’
Opinions are like mentors, says Nicholas Delbanco. We all have them. Some are more agreeable than others.
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 ponders the perils of plagiarism.
Nicholas Delbanco illustrates how language that once seemed transgressive is now quite routine.