Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20100528, 20090821
Old School, the 2003 novel by Tobias Wolff that was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, is a selection for the National Endowment for the Arts program "The Big Read." Wolff talks about this book in front of an audience at the Kansas City Public Library where his appearance concludes the city-wide read of Old School. He also discusses fiction writing and his 2009 book, Our Story Begins: New and Selected Stories.
Poet Michelle Boisseau died November 15, 2017 from cancer at age 62. In this interview conducted earlier this year at the Kansas City Public Library, the late Michelle Boisseau discusses her fifth book, ...
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