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Articles with keyword "fiction"

Asa Carter


Self-made Man

How a strident segregationist transformed into the beloved author of Little Tree.

Wendell Berry


Wendell Berry, Landsman

NEH Chairman Jim Leach sits down with writer and farmer Wendell Berry, this year's Jefferson Lecturer.

Richard Ford


Descent into Happiness

American writer Richard Ford discusses The Sportswriter

Stein in France with her longtime friend Bernard Faÿ


The Strange Politics of Gertrude Stein

Was the den mother of modernism a fascist?

John Updike


The Artist as Showman

Jefferson Lecturer John Updike talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about his writing, the "gorgeous creatures" of modernism, and much else.

Mogollon Rim


Them Is Fightin’ Words

Disputes in Mogollon Rim in late nineteenth century inspired stories by Zane Grey.