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Fertile time for the written word

May 2, 2008

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THE ONLY constant in the history of the English language has been the unceasing evolution of stylistic conventions. The text-message-style prose in "the revenge of e.e. cummings" is no more difficult to decode than, for instance, "A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall ... (Full article: 763 words)

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