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Nov.20.2013
Ebooks are transitional forms - baby steps, actually - in the evolution of literature. I want to see words flying off the pages, pages flying out of books, ideas in one volume bumping up against ideas in another, until there are no books left that behave themselves as traditional literary forms....
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Jan.06.2010
  I found this typewriter hiding in the historic Slipher Building at Lowell Observatory; it used to belong to Wrexie Leonard, Lowell’s secretary (and more). It’s a Hammond portable, housed in a sleek wooden case, and its innards look uncharacteristically light and airy (unlike most vintage office...
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