Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20060510
A Scottish writer who has earned a reputation in the United States as a gifted literary novelist, Livesey talks about her award-winning novel, Eva Moves the Furniture, which is based in part on her mother’s short life in Scotland. She also discusses her 2004 novel, Banishing Verona, which deals with Asperger’s Syndrome and a romance between a radio producer and a 29-year-old housepainter.
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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