Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20041124
T. Coraghesan Boyle, an acclaimed writer of both novels and short stories, is known for bizarre and quirky novels revolving around historical events, including 1907 Battle Creek, Michigan depicted in The Road to Wellville, and a 1970’s hippie commune seen in his novel Drop City. Boyle’s sly wit and penchant for exposing the inner workings of humankind are revealed when stories come together in unexpected and unusual ways.
Ted Olson is the winner of two Appalachian Book of the Year Awards and is a six-time Grammy nominee for Best Album Notes. A professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, Olson has served as editor for ...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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