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The Man Who Eats Glass
Photo: Frank Vincentz (CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)). Via Wikimedia Commons. From inside a circle made of shards of glass in front of Porto Alegre’s Public Market, a scrawny man, little more than a twig of skin, fired
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Harold Bloom’s Immortality
Harold Bloom (Yale University Press) The last email I got from Harold came in on October 8 at 4:08 P.M., eight days ago. It said: Dear Lucas, I am trying to cut the size of the book. This is the new table of contents. Love, Harold Table of Contents