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With skyscrapers rising and infrastructure rotting, novelist Paul Auster explains what makes him "wistful" about his changing city.

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The novelist believes that it's "the burning need to do it," not to be praised, that spurs great writing.

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Philip Roth believes books will soon be dead. Paul Auster respectfully—and strenuously—disagrees.

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Known for bending genres and playing with the paradoxes of identity, Paul Auster explains what anchors his novels in the personal and the real.