Books and Literature Archive

October 22, 2013

 

Frank Tavares

NPR’s Frank Tavares: Always Heard, Seldom Seen

The professor-by-day embraces a second job as a fiction writer, exits the "voice of NPR" spotlight.

October 3, 2013

 

March: Book One illustrated by Nate Powell

Nate Powell On Influence And Inspiration

Nate Powell's latest book is "March: Book One." It was co-written by Representative John Lewis and Andrew Aydin.

September 19, 2013

 

The Lilac Crazy quartet

Purdue Professor Finds Her Voice In Doo Wop

A new book by a retired Purdue University professor tells how she conquered a lifetime of self-imposed silence through singing.

August 27, 2013

 

'The River Elaune, Bellengreville' (1908) shows Aldrich's skill at painting flowing water

George Ames Aldrich: A Decorative Impressionist In Indiana

A new book about 20th-century landscape painter George Ames Aldrich reveals the Indiana artist as a master of idyllic rustic scenes and fanciful self-promotion.

July 3, 2013

 

Marijuanamerica

A Gonzo Journalist Tackles Two American Pastimes

Indiana native Ryan Nerz, known for writing about his exploits in the world of competitive eating, immerses himself for his new book in the topic of pot.

June 18, 2013

 

Kenneth L. Turchi sitting at his desk, holding up his book

L.S. Ayres & Company: Elegance in Indianapolis

Kenneth L. Turchi's book tells the story of L. S. Ayres & Company—a store that brought style and sophistication to the Midwest.

May 7, 2013

 

Cover of Fighting for Road Apples

New Memoir Describes Life As A Post-World War II Refugee

Bloomington author Erika Stevenson discusses her story of childhood survival, Fighting for Road Apples.

February 5, 2013

 

Adrienne Kaeppler discusses tree bark art with anthropology students

‘Ethnographic Detective’ Adrienne Kaeppler Visits IU

We speak with anthropologist Adrienne Kaeppler of the Smithsonian Institution about the Holophusicon, a pioneering 18th-century natural history museum.

November 19, 2012

 

Cover of Kurt Vonnegut: Letters, showing Vonnegut in trench coat and cap

Kurt Vonnegut’s Life in Letters

A new book of letters by Kurt Vonnegut shows his verbal wit, warmth toward his children, and anger at having his books pulled from a school curriculum.

August 29, 2012

 

four men speak in front of microphones on a street.

Spoken Word At The Fourth Street Festival

Poets, playwrights, novelists and short story writers put their words on stage at Fourth Street.

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