The bestselling author doesn't find everything funny. Humor, he notes, depends on context. He will speak Wednesday night at the University of Minnesota.
Updated: October 07, 2014, - 08:02 AM
In her new book, NPR critic Maureen Corrigan takes apart Fitzgerald’s masterpiece and finds it nearly perfect.
Updated: September 26, 2014, - 04:13 PM
Lin Enger’s first novel in six years is a retelling of “The Odyssey,” moved to the American West in the 1880s.
Updated: September 12, 2014, - 03:59 PM
New book tells the true stories of four English women who moved to America after WWII with their GI husbands.
Updated: September 02, 2014, - 11:41 PM
Louise Erdrich turns the tables on critic John Freeman, interviewing him about the writing life.
Updated: August 17, 2014, - 04:56 PM
Even after awards for “Ordinary Grace” and the Cork O’Connor series, William Kent Krueger gets up every morning and writes.
Updated: August 15, 2014, - 06:05 PM
Writer and scholar Deborah Harkness hits bestseller gold with her All Souls trilogy.
Updated: August 03, 2014, - 05:55 PM
Coffee House Press is embedding artists and writers in libraries – even little ones – to look for inspiration.
Updated: August 01, 2014, - 06:58 PM
You know Michael Perry. He’s the guy who writes funny, poignant memoirs about life in rural Wisconsin. He’s written about...
Updated: July 26, 2014, - 05:21 PM