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Dear friend: A personal essay

Dear friend, I tried to figure out how to talk to you... to erase Dear friend, I saw this thing that reminded me of you... to erase Dear friend, I miss you… to erase Growing up, the worst punishment my parents could give me was to…

U of M Humans

Inspired by Brandon Stanton The humans of New York, Daily photographers traveled to campus to photograph U de M students. Here are the people they met: Anika Love Senior LSA Photo by: Lana Ho "Definitely visual culture is…

Poetry Reviews: Paul Muldoon et al.

By David Gullette Paul Muldoon is eager to drop dispatches from the front lines of Our Lives Now. This is one of the characteristics that separates him from most of the other poets who write today. Howdie-Skelp by Paul Muldoon. Farrar…

The power of the title

Advertising When news reporters write headlines, they think about the most succinct and compelling encapsulation - the take home message - for their stories. This is much trickier than it looks, as some formulations can distort the…