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Will eBooks Make Midlist Authors Extinct?

Posted June 9, 2010 | 17:40:55 (EST)

eBooks are changing not just the way people read books but how they buy them. The digital book age promises to deliver an endless assortment of titles with the click of a mouse but also portends to destroy the economic foundation that supports a large class of writers known as...

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Pulitzer: A Lost World Where Words Mattered

Posted March 9, 2010 | 07:30:51 (EST)

In this world of Twittering and blogging, I have been dashing across the country telling stories about a lost world of journalism where the word reigned supreme and the medium was not the message; the message was. The receptive audience I have found may be a healthy sign that not...

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Trying to Save Water When the Law Says Waste It

Posted December 31, 2009 | 11:42:29 (EST)

TESUQUE, NM--Reading the frightening tales contained in Steven Solomon's new book "Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization" here in the high mountain desert of New Mexico is like reading about the dangers of nuclear power in the shadow of the cooling towers at Three Mile Island. You...

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