Susan OrleanNonfiction, 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.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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