“I don’t think I followed a very traditional pathway and just did what I felt like doing.”
“11 o’clock in the morning is an optimistic time.”
“I love to work. I love being completely absorbed in something else.”
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Working with Prolematic Writers and How Not to be One
And what she learned working with New Yorker editor David Remnick
How she organizes her titanic feats of research and much more
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