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  • Rosemary Sullivan

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    Rosemary Sullivan has written poetry, short fiction, biography, literary criticism, reviews, and articles. Her recent books include the critically acclaimed Villa Air-Bel and ...more

  • Jane Urquhart

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    Jane Urquhart is the author of seven novels - most recently Sanctuary Line - and four poetry collections. The Stone Carvers was longlisted for the Booker Prize and ...more

  • Ann Patchett

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    Ann Patchett is the author of six novels, The Patron Saint of Liars, Taft, The Magician's Assistant, Bel Canto, Run, and State of Wonder. She was the editor of Best ...more

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  • Tyler Anbinder

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    Tyler Anbinder is a professor of history and former chair of the History Department at George Washington University. His first book, Nativism and Slavery, won the Avery Craven...more

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    Joan Silverman talks with Robert Oldshue, whose debut story collection recently won the Iowa Short Fiction award, about how his writing life blends opposing forces in medicine and writing.

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    Laurie Notaro

    A Conversation with Laurie Notaro about her first historical novel, Crossing the Horizon about three real-life women who attempted to fly across the Atlantic in the 1920s.

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    Nathan Hill

    Nathan Hill discusses his debut book, The Nix, and how video games influence the book - and his life.

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    Kit De Waal

    Kit de Waal talks about her debut novel, My Name Is Leon, the inspiration behind the book, and how she researched the main characters.

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    Elsa Hart

    Author Elsa Hart describes her international experiences and explains what drew her to 18th century China, the setting of her first novel Jade Dragon Mountain.

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    Steven Rowley

    Steven Rowley discusses the loss of his beloved dog, and how this influenced his acclaimed debut novel, Lily and the Octopus

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