New Letters
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Susan Orlean

Nonfiction, Essays and Articles

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20050525

New Yorker feature writer Susan Orlean, author of The Orchid Thief and My Kind Of Place: Travel Stories from the Woman Who's Been Everywhere, discusses how she approaches a feature story as a journalist, and why she often remains as much a part of the story as any of her subjects.

| Subject Matter: Creative Nonfiction, Journalism, Travel | Interview Year: 2004 | Genre: Nonfiction, Essays and Articles |

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