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PBS NewsHour, Jan 8, 2019, How Glory Edim's Online Book Club Provides Community For ‘Invisible’ Black Women
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produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956-, in PBS NewsHour, Jan 8, 2019 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
Glory Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a book club that has transformed into an online community and literary festival, all celebrating voices that otherwise might not be heard. She talks with Jeffrey Brown about her original goal of making new friends, seeing herself in literature and creating communi...
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956-, in PBS NewsHour, Jan 8, 2019 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
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Author Roxane Gay is Not Your Typical Feminist
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produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 4 mins
Nov.16 -- Roxane Gay, a New York Times best selling author for her 2014 essay collection "Bad Feminist," faced repeated rejection throughout her early years as a writer. Pushing through that rejection, and subsequently through societal barriers, her work has since been published far and wide. Along with Yona Harve...
produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 4 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Alan Alda
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 31 mins
Alan Alda has international recognition as an actor, writer, and director. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for The Aviator, Emmy nominated for his role on The West Wing, and has received 6 EMMYs. Alda played Hawkeye Pierce on the classic television series M*A*S*H, and wrote and directed many of the epis...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 31 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Celeste Ng
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Kelly Corrigan, 1967- and Celeste Ng, fl. 2014, in How to be a Writer (CreativeLive, 2017), 26 mins
Celeste Ng is the author of the novel Everything I Never Told You, which was a New York Times bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book of 2014, Amazon’s #1 Best Book of 2014, and named a best book of the year by over a dozen publications. Everything I Never Told You was also the winner of the Massachusetts Book...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Kelly Corrigan, 1967- and Celeste Ng, fl. 2014, in How to be a Writer (CreativeLive, 2017), 26 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Chip Kidd
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 22 mins
Chip Kidd is a Designer/Writer in New York City (and Stonington, CT, and Palm Beach, FL). His book cover designs for Alfred A. Knopf, where he has worked non-stop since 1986, have helped create a revolution in the art of American book packaging. He is the recipient of the National Design Award for Communications,...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 22 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Imbolo Mbue
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Imbolo Mbue, 1982- and Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 30 mins
IMBOLO MBUE is a native of the seaside town of Limbe, Cameroon. She holds a BS from Rutgers University and an MA from Columbia University. A resident of the United States for more than a decade, she lives in New York City. BEHOLD THE DREAMERS, her critically acclaimed debut novel, won the 2017 PEN/Faulkner Award f...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Imbolo Mbue, 1982- and Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 30 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Jane Green
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (San Francisco, CA: CreativeLive, 2017), 25 mins
Jane Green is the author of eighteen novels, of which seventeen are New York Times Bestsellers, including her latest, Falling Previous novels have included The Beach House, Second Chance, Jemima J, and Tempting Fate. She will be debuting her cookbook, Good Taste, on October 4th. She is published in over 25 languag...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (San Francisco, CA: CreativeLive, 2017), 25 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: John Grisham
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produced by CreativeLive; interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (San Francisco, CA: CreativeLive, 2017), 28 mins
Long before his name became synonymous with the modern legal thriller, he was working 60-70 hours a week at a small Southaven, Mississippi, law practice, squeezing in time before going to the office and during courtroom recesses to work on his hobby—writing his first novel. John Grisham as a child dreamed of bei...
produced by CreativeLive; interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (San Francisco, CA: CreativeLive, 2017), 28 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: John Hodgman
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Arlington, VA: CreativeLive, 2017), 27 mins
JOHN HODGMAN is a writer, comedian, and actor. He is the author of three books of fake facts and invented trivia, all of them New York Times Bestsellers, and his writing has also appeared in The Paris Review, This American Life, The New Yorker, and Mad Magazine.After an appearance to promote his books on “The Da...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-, in How to be a Writer (Arlington, VA: CreativeLive, 2017), 27 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Margaret Atwood
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Kelly Corrigan, 1967- and Margaret Atwood, 1939-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 30 mins
Ms. Atwood’s reviews and critical articles have appeared in Canadian Literature, Maclean’s, Saturday Night, This Magazine, New York Times Book Review, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, The Toronto Star, The Nation, Books In Canada, The Washington Post, The Harvard Educational Review, and many others.Ms. A...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Kelly Corrigan, 1967- and Margaret Atwood, 1939-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 30 mins
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