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Back to the Writing Well

We go "Back to the Writing Well" to hear from writers of place, including Pat Conroy. Famous for his novels about the south, with several made into movies such as The Great Santini, he finally puts his father to rest with his 2013 memoir, The De...

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    Greg Field and Denise Low

      Drawing upon his Native American heritage, poet Greg Field reads from his 2014 book of poetry, Black Heart, and reveals t...

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    Linda Rodriguez

    Linda Rodriguez is a self-proclaimed "feminist, activist, and unashamed liberal," who has now given those attributes to Skeet Bannion, the Native American heroine of her mystery novels. Rodriguez, who is also a poet and part Cherokee, talks about ...

Kansas City Literary Events

Megan Kaminski & Jim McCrary

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Lawrence, Kan.


Does Pope Francis Read New Letters?

One might believe Pope Francis had been responding to an essay by the biblical scholar and translator Willis Barnstone, “Is God A Jew? Is Jesus a Jew?”— from the summer 2015 edition of New Letters magazine...


Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.