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Can you hear me now?

I was dismayed earlier this week to read about the slap in the face the LA Times delivered to Jennifer Egan in their announcement of the winners of the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Awards (full list of winners and … Continue reading

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“When Miss Emily Grierson died, our whole town went to her funeral…”*

How not to start off a book review? An example, from here:

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