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Articles with keyword "Writing"

Frenchman weeps as Germans occupy Paris

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Julien Green: The End of a World

As Germany occupied France, Green brought Paris to life in his superlative diaries.

Wendell Berry

Conversation

Wendell Berry, Landsman

NEH Chairman Jim Leach sits down with writer and farmer Wendell Berry, this year's Jefferson Lecturer.

"Disatisfied": a woodblock illustration by Lafcadio Hearn

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Lafcadio Hearn in New Orleans

The misfit journalist felt at home in the marginalized world he wrote about.

 

Tobacco wagon

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Excerpts from the Writings of Wendell Berry

On work and the work of local culture

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Liebling's War

A. J. Liebling’s World War II journalism climbed to great literary heights, even as it stayed close to the ground.

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A Fan's Notes

On Updike’s long game.

Richard Ford

Curio

Descent into Happiness

American writer Richard Ford discusses The Sportswriter

Photo portrait of Philip Larkin

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"Moving and Memorable"

The complete poems of Philip Larkin

Hurston playing with children

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Zora's Place

To understand her, you need to understand Eatonville—and vice versa.

Two sailing vessels at sea in nineteenth century

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A Diplomatic Education

Early in the Civil War, the Union narrowly avoided war with Britain.