Richard Powers

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American novelist

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About the interdependence between humans and trees, Richard Powers found a place for the non-human in literary fiction with his new book,     The Overstory  .

Richard Powers: The Overstory

About the interdependence between humans and trees, Richard Powers found a place for the non-human in literary fiction with his new book,   The Overstory .

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