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Irish novelist Colum McCann reads at Johns Hopkins University
When the Irish-born novelist Colum McCann sits before a blank page, he launches himself into a vast, empty space. He's surrounded by fog on all sides, so he can't tell if his vehicle is right side up or upside down. The craft he's maneuvering is clunky, and the throttle sticks.
By Mary Carole McCauley, The Baltimore Sun
November 18, 2013