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E.L. Doctorow

E.L. Doctorow’s All the Time in the World: New and Selected Stories was recently published in paperback.


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Who will rule our virtual world—government data miners and the corporations in step with them, or everyone else?

For the critic John Leonard, “books are where we go alone to complicate ourselves.”

Just as Moby-Dick was too much for Ahab, our new century may be too difficult for us to comprehend.

Fundamentalists are offended when there is no officially sanctioned path to salvation.

This essay is excerpted from E.L. Doctorow's new book, Reporting
the Universe

Eased into governance by years and years of conservative ideology, the corporations of America today effectively oversee the Congress, the regulatory agencies and indeed the presidency itself.