Photos of writers at work

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Ernst writes, “For over three years, I’ve been collecting photos of writers at work, including Hemingway, Faulkner, Didion, but also modern day authors like Safran Foer and… Cory Doctorow. My collection consists over 400 photos now.” Although watching people type is canonically dull, there’s a lot of motion and potential in these portraits (above: Pearl Buck)