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Gay In America

Gay In America

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Photographer Scott Pasfield’s intimate portraits of gay men from across the United States speak volumes on more than just sexual identity.

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Slam Poet Rachel Wiley

Slam Poet Rachel Wiley

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Profile of poet Rachel Wiley: her transition from acting to poetry, her take on the recent slam poetry competition where she took fourth place, and clips from her comedy-poetry act.

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An Italian Love Story

An Italian Love Story

| February 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Milena Agus is an up-and-coming Italian writer, who lives in Cagliari, Sardinia, the setting of her award-winning novel, ‘From the Land of the Moon,’ that takes place during the final and post years of World War II.

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Favorite Books of 2010

Favorite Books of 2010

| December 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

WOSU Book Critic Kassie Rose and Classical Music Host Christopher Purdy discuss some of their favorite books of 2010

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How Three Columbus Writers Spent National Novel Writing Month

How Three Columbus Writers Spent National Novel Writing Month

| December 10, 2010 | 2 Comments

It’s the dawning of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), the annual competition that, since it began in 1999, has challenged millions of scribes worldwide to crank out 50,000-word drafts of their novels in just 30 days.

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Book Review: Bound by Antonya Nelson

Book Review: Bound by Antonya Nelson

| December 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

Antonya Nelson’s new novel opens dramatically with a fatal one-car accident. This is the stuff of great fictional domestic life in the right hands, and Nelson’s definitely dead on.

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A Poetry Reading with NEA Fellowship Winner Maggie Smith

A Poetry Reading with NEA Fellowship Winner Maggie Smith

| December 3, 2010 | 3 Comments

Smith reads two of her poems here, “Apologue (1)” – which she calls “an experiment” – and “The List of Dangers,” a reflection on her move to suburbia as a young girl.

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Animation of Anne Frank, the Graphic Biography

Animation of Anne Frank, the Graphic Biography

| July 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Extracts from the new graphic biography of Anne Frank, ‘Anne Frank: The Anne Frank House Authorized Graphic Biography’ (2010) by Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón.

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Book Review: More Moore

Book Review: More Moore

| July 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

Christopher Moore’s prolifically grim tales are fool of wit, chaos, and subversion, vampires and skeletons.

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Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War

Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War

| June 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

Kassie Rose and Christopher Purdy interview Karl Marlantes, the author of ‘Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War.’

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