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Michael V. Smith and Elizabeth Bachinsky performed and read, respectively, to promote their books. Touring seems so lonely and awkward. There should be a format they could slot into in each community. Touring together seems like a good way to overcome some of the problems. Continue reading

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Poets: the new novelists

The Internet is rewiring our brains, according to Nicholas Carr’s July/August 2008 Atlantic Monthly article, “Is Google Making Us Stupid?”—I agree with Carr. Carr’s thesis is that hypertext links, like the one in the previous sentence, which give us instant … Continue reading

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