Emdashes—Modern Times Between the Lines

The Basics:
About Emdashes | Email us

Before it moved to The New Yorker:
Ask the Librarians

Best of Emdashes: Hit Parade
A Web Comic: The Wavy Rule


Readers Agree: Elizabeth Kolbert is "Unputdownable"

Filed under: Little Words   Tagged: , , , , ,

Martin Schneider writes:

Hats off to the reader who said of Elizabeth Kolbert’s Field Notes from a Catastrophe that “it kept him up all night”—skip to about 10 minutes in. I love the idea! (The adjective above comes from a pullquote emblazoned on a paperback copy of David Halberstam’s The Powers That Be that I once owned.)

Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, it may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Thanks for waiting.)

2008 Webby Awards Official Honoree