Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20080229, 20070629
This best-selling writer often combines wisdom, humor, honesty and panache in her dozen books of essays and fiction. Anne Lamott discusses her 2007 book Grace (Eventually): Thoughts on Faith, a collection of essays that captures the difficulties of leading an authentic life within American culture and focuses on the strengths of helpfulness, decency, love and forgiveness. She also reads from the book.
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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