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Heidi Pitlor: Page turner

Author/editor Heidi Pitlor knows how to get inside a character’s – and a reader’s – head.

By Nicki Porter | Published: June 29, 2017

Caroline Leavitt: Portrait of a modern novelist

Best-selling author Caroline Leavitt has had both towering highs and staggering lows in her long career. Here’s what she’s learned after 11 novels and several decades in the industry.

By Nicki Porter | Published: May 16, 2017

Emma Brockes: Writers on Writing

“Good writing is what happens when you stop thinking about the writing itself and think more straightforwardly about what it is you’re trying to say.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: March 10, 2017

Ruth Ozeki: Neither here nor there

She’s an award-winning novelist, filmmaker, and an ordained Zen Buddhist priest: In both writing and life, Ruth Ozeki refuses to be any one thing.

By Jacqueline Sheehan | Published: February 24, 2017

Viet Thanh Nguyen: From both sides

In fiction and nonfiction alike, this Pulitzer Prize winner aims to shed fresh light on war, race, culture, and, ultimately, our humanity.

By Jack Smith | Published: January 17, 2017