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Nicholas Delbanco memorializes late author, poet, essayist, and longtime U-M professor Donald Hall.
Nicholas Delbanco reminds us that the act of writing (i.e., making marks on a surface) changes with the times.
Frank Beaver examines how one TV miniseries re-imagined the American cowboy.
Nicholas Delbanco explains why the pen is mightier than the sword — not to mention the spoken word.
Frank Beaver gives an update on summer reads bound for silver screens.
Creativity soars when novice and novelist give and take, says Nicholas Delbanco
As a gay youth, Edmund White, BA ’62, bemoaned the dearth of books that reflected his experience. So, he wrote his own. Today he holds the PEN/Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in American Fiction.
New James Baldwin bios inspire personal memories of the writer, host.
Most writing that appears seamless likely has been stitched, unstitched, and stitched again.