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Simon Schama: Why I write

16 mins | Apr 15, 2018
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Orwell, Dickens, Wallace. Writing in the Financial Times in 2012, historian Simon Schama opens up about the authors who inspired him to write and what it is that is so terrific about a good essay.
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