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Jul 27, 2013

Death of letters spells a tough time for future biographers

The slow death of handwriting might be a boon for email-reading intelligence agencies but not for biographers, says the man entrusted by Queen Elizabeth II to write the biography of her mother. Pulitzer Prize-nominated writer, journalist and broadcaster William Shawcross has written provocatively on ...