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Articles with keyword "Writing"

Walter Isaacson and Walker Percy

Conversation

A Venn Diagram of Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, storyteller.

Man on bicycle being interviewed by Walter Isaacson

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Picture of a Humanist

There is something of Walter Isaacson in the people he writes about.

Ednote

Editor's Note

An ink caricature of Bernard Malamud by Joe Ciardiello

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The Otherworldly Malamud

The master of the short story infused his work with myth and magic, but not fairytale endings.

A young Eudora Welty standing against a wall.

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The Quiet Greatness of Eudora Welty

Even toward the end of her life, the writer revealed a youthful zest for life and art.

Photo of E. B. White at his typewriter

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The White Pages

America's greatest personal essayist was more than a little shy and intensely self-conscious.

Book cover of Tatooing the World

Curio

A Marked Man

For nineteenth-century sailor, tattoos both smoothed the way and caused alarm.

Don Pepe” and Henrietta Figueres, 1942

Statement

First Lady of the Revolution

An Alabama girl married into a revolution in Costa Rica.

scene from Bee-luther-hatchee

Statement

Right to Write

A play in Pennsylvania asks, "what is authentic?"

illustration of Solomon Northup by Gary Kelley

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Solomon Northup's Odyssey

From American Playhouse to 12 Years a Slave, two films give different views of the same story.