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You Need Not Doubt What I Say Because It Is Not True

Feature Marilynne Robinson

We know that humankind has sat around its fires from time immemorial and told its tales, and told them again, elaborating and refining.

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Marilynne Robinson received the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction as well as the 2006 Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Religion for her novel Gilead (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004)—the only novel ever to have received that award. The Death of Adam: Essays on Modern Thought, a collection of her essays, was recently reissued by Picador.​


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