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Articles with keyword "authors"


Writing Chicago

From Upton Sinclair to Richard Wright, Chicago has produced writers whose work reflects the spirit of the day.


Awash in Books

How poetry, history, and intellectual pyrotechnics fill four days at the Virginia Festival of the Book.


About Saul Bellow

Bellow's biographer, James Atlas, talks about the successes and trials of the Nobel Prize-winner's life with Chairman William R. Ferris.

Library of America book covers for Vonnegut


Unhappy Camper

The hijacking of Vonnegut's early education embarrassed him not just at the time but down the road, when his career would bring him into contact with writers more well-read than he was.