Helen Macdonald’s “H Is for Hawk” is a hybrid memoir about grief, the environment, family and a bird.
For Tim O’Brien, the Vietnam War has remained a crucible in his fiction, but the power of imagination and memory, and ‘our elusive interior worlds,’ loom large too.
Poet Bruce Weigl talks about the trauma of war and the stories it produces.
A graduate program reaches beyond the classroom.
Can turning to the pen turn eerie?
The writer Isak Dinesen said, “All sorrows can be borne if you put them in a story or tell a story about them.”