Monday Mar 10
The Putnam County District Library in Ottawa will host a book discussion at 6:30 p.m. March 19. Participants will discuss "Behind the Beautiful Forevers," by Katherine Boo.
The Washington Post
The ontological challenge of the NBCC Criticism prize
"The Krause Project," by Jonathan Franzen, is one of five finalists for this year's Criticism prize from the National Book Critics Circle.
Colorado Springs Independent
Katherine Boo talks economic corruption and immersion reporting in India and America
London may be home right now for Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Katherine Boo, but she's often on the move.
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Katherine Boo to Speak at Adelphi
The author of Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity will speak about her book on February 24. follows the lives of several residents of a present day slum in Mumbai, India.
Book City: Mark Markuly's search for meaning
The Seattle University dean and book lover founded the school's Search for Meaning literary festival.