Series

This season marks SAL’s 30th Anniversary, and the programming features some familiar faces from the first 30 years, as well as a look-ahead to the literary luminaries of the coming decades.

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Ron Chernow

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 7:30 pm

Literary Arts

Since winning the Pulitzer Prize for his biography, Washington: A Life, Ron Chernow has continued to be one of America’s most distinguished commentators on politics, history, and finance. He spoke on his  biography, Grant – a portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents.

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Isabel Allende

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 7:30 pm

Literary Arts

Called “the world’s most widely read Spanish language author,” Chilean-American novelist Isabel Allende, featured in SAL’s first season, returned with her latest, In the Midst of Winter. She was in conversation with SAL Executive Director Ruth Dickey about her extraordinary career.

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Jesmyn Ward

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 7:30 pm

Literary Arts

Widely regarded as one of the most important American authors writing today, Jesmyn Ward is the two-time National Book Award winner for Salvage the Bones and her latest, Sing, Unburied, Sing.

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Colson Whitehead

Thursday, February 15, 2018 7:30 pm

Literary Arts

We will sell tickets at the door the night of the event starting at 6pm at the Benaroya box office.

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Laura Lippman & David Simon

Friday, March 30, 2018 7:30 pm

Literary Arts

Laura Lippman and David Simon met and married as crime reporters for the Baltimore Sun. Lippman took that experience and translated it into a career as a bestselling detective novelist; Simon, in turn, created HBO’s The Wire, Treme, The Deuce and more. The event will be followed by a Q&A moderated by fellow journalist and author Neal Thompson.

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Viet Thanh Nguyen

Monday, May 7, 2018 7:30 pm

Literary Arts

Author of The Sympathizer, Nothing Ever Dies, and The Refugees, scholar, and winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, Viet Thanh Nguyen deftly lays bare the Vietnamese-American experience across genres.

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Stephanie Burt

Monday, October 9, 2017 7:30 pm

Poetry

Widely regarded as “one of the most influential poetry critics of her generation” (New York Times), Burt is the author of several books of criticism and four volumes of poetry, including her latest, Advice from the Lights.

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A.E. Stallings

Monday, November 13, 2017 7:30 pm

Poetry

Poet and Greek translator A. E. Stallings is known for her mastery of structured forms and writing that mines the classical world to craft dialogues between the ancient culture of her adopted homeland and contemporary concerns.

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Gregory Orr

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 7:30 pm

Poetry

Considered by many to be the master of the short, personal lyric, Gregory Orr is the author of ten collections of poetry, and several volumes of prose, including Poetry as Survival. Widely anthologized, his poetry has been translated into at least 10 languages.

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Tyehimba Jess

Sunday, March 4, 2018 7:30 pm

Poetry

Tyehimba Jess is the author of two powerful, musically-inspired books of poetry: leadbelly, about the musician of the same name, and last year’s Olio, winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize.

Of an Impossible Country: Rachel McKibbens, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, and Javier Zamora Image

Of an Impossible Country: Rachel McKibbens, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, and Javier Zamora

Friday, April 27, 2018 7:30 pm

Poetry

 

SAL and Copper Canyon Press present three contemporary Latinx poets whose work challenges and illuminates the notion of border-crossing.

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Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Monday, May 21, 2018 7:30 pm

Poetry

 

Born to a Filipino mother and Malayali Indian father, Aimee Nezhukumatathil is known for poems that braid three cultures – Filipino, Indian, and American – and that are bright, accessible, and lush.

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Janet Mock

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 7:30 pm

Women You Need to Know

Janet Mock is a writer, TV host, and transgender activist, named by TIME as one of “12 new faces of black leadership” and “one of the most influential people on the internet.”

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Ijeoma Oluo

Thursday, January 25, 2018 7:30 pm

Women You Need to Know

This event is sold out. We will sell standby the night of the event. Tickets are $40, cash preferred. Join us for the Seattle launch of Ijeoma Oluo’s second book, So You Want to Talk About Race.

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Ariel Levy

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 7:30 pm

Women You Need to Know

Ariel Levy is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of two books: Female Chauvinist Pigs, a classic work on gender and the rise of “raunch culture,” and, published this year, the searing memoir The Rules Do Not Apply.

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Nikki Giovanni

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 7:30 pm

Sherman Alexie Loves

Poet, activist, and educator Nikki Giovanni has captured America’s heart with her fiery, funny, and insightful verse for over thirty years. This event will include a Q&A discussion moderated by Nikkita Oliver.

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An Evening with Terese Mailhot, Tommy Orange, & Swil Kanim

Friday, February 2, 2018 7:30 pm

Sherman Alexie Loves

Join us for an evening with emerging Native authors Terese Mailhot and Tommy Orange, in conversation with Jess Walter and featuring a musical performance by violinist Swil Kanim.

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An Evening with Jenny Han & Nicola Yoon

Friday, May 4, 2018 7:30 pm

Sherman Alexie Loves

Join us for an exciting conversation with two New York Times best-selling young adult authors Jenny Han and Nicola Yoon, moderated by Martha Brockenbrough.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates

Sunday, November 5, 2017 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Ta-Nehisi Coates is one of the most original and perceptive voices on Black America. He last appeared at SAL in the 2015/16 Season, where Coates discussed his National Book Award-winning Between the World and Me. Now, he returns with his third book: We Were Eight Years in Power.

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Reza Aslan

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Internationally acclaimed writer and scholar of religions Reza Aslan will present an original, multi-media talk exploring the origin of religion and how different ideas of God have both united, and divided us for millennia.

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Tom Hanks

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Uncommon Type: Some Stories is Hanks’ first book and was published in October to rave reviews. Uncommon Type contains seventeen stories, each in some way involving a different typewriter (Hanks is an avid collector of vintage typewriters and owns over one hundred of them).

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Daniel Pink

Monday, March 5, 2018 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Daniel Pink is the author of several provocative, bestselling books about business, work, and behavior.

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A Conversation with Lidia Bastianich

Friday, April 13, 2018 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Lidia Bastianich is the author of thirteen beloved cookbooks and the Emmy award-winning host of public television’s Lidia’s Kitchen.

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Madeleine Albright

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Madeleine Albright was America’s first-ever female Secretary of State. Now, in Fascism: A Warning, she gives us an urgent examination of Fascism in the 20th century and how its legacy shapes today’s world. All tickets will be sold through www.stgpresents.org.

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The Moth Mainstage

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Each Moth Mainstage features simple, old-fashioned storytelling, by five wildly divergent raconteurs who develop and shape their stories with The Moth’s directors. This year’s theme: “Save me!”

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A Conversation with Lucy Kalanithi & John Duberstein

Friday, June 8, 2018 7:30 pm

SAL Presents

Lucy Kalanithi and John Duberstein, the spouses of the posthumously bestselling authors Paul Kalanithi (When Breath Becomes Air) and Nina Riggs (The Bright Hour), will discuss grief, loss, and love in a conversation moderated by KEXP’s John Richards. Tickets will go on sale at lectures.org on Monday, February 26, at 10am.

There is no reception for this event. A book-signing will follow the conversation. 

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Kevin Young

Thursday, November 30, 2017 7:30 pm

Hinge

Kevin Young is an accomplished poet, the Poetry Editor for The New Yorker magazine, Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and, coming in November 2017, the author of the non-fiction work, Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News.

Archive

Colson Whitehead Image

Colson Whitehead

February 15, 2018

Gregory Orr Image

Gregory Orr

February 7, 2018

An Evening with Terese Mailhot, Tommy Orange, & Swil Kanim Image

An Evening with Terese Mailhot, Tommy Orange, & Swil Kanim

February 2, 2018

Ijeoma Oluo Image

Ijeoma Oluo

January 25, 2018

Jesmyn Ward Image

Jesmyn Ward

January 17, 2018

Nikki Giovanni Image

Nikki Giovanni

January 16, 2018

Tom Hanks Image

Tom Hanks

December 6, 2017

Kevin Young Image

Kevin Young

November 30, 2017

Isabel Allende Image

Isabel Allende

November 28, 2017

Reza Aslan Image

Reza Aslan

November 14, 2017

A.E. Stallings Image

A.E. Stallings

November 13, 2017

Ta-Nehisi Coates Image

Ta-Nehisi Coates

November 5, 2017

Ron Chernow Image

Ron Chernow

October 18, 2017

Stephanie Burt Image

Stephanie Burt

October 9, 2017

Janet Mock Image

Janet Mock

October 4, 2017

A Conversation with Jeffrey Tambor Image

A Conversation with Jeffrey Tambor

May 23, 2017

The Moth Mainstage Image

The Moth Mainstage

May 17, 2017

First Loves Debut Novelists: Patricia Park, Ariel Schrag, & Sunil Yapa Image

First Loves Debut Novelists: Patricia Park, Ariel Schrag, & Sunil Yapa

May 11, 2017

Emily Nussbaum Image

Emily Nussbaum

May 4, 2017

Carl Phillips Image

Carl Phillips

May 2, 2017

Helen Oyeyemi Image

Helen Oyeyemi

April 25, 2017

Alec Baldwin Image

Alec Baldwin

April 14, 2017

Alice Notley Image

Alice Notley

April 5, 2017

Bryan Stevenson Image

Bryan Stevenson

March 28, 2017

Ben Fountain Image

Ben Fountain

March 1, 2017

Ellen Bass Image

Ellen Bass

February 28, 2017

Roxane Gay Image

Roxane Gay

February 22, 2017

A Tiny Sense of Accomplishment: Karen Russell Image

A Tiny Sense of Accomplishment: Karen Russell

February 17, 2017

Sybrina Fulton & Tracy Martin: A Conversation with Trayvon Martin’s Parents Image

Sybrina Fulton & Tracy Martin: A Conversation with Trayvon Martin’s Parents

February 15, 2017

Ross Gay Image

Ross Gay

February 7, 2017

Helen Macdonald Image

Helen Macdonald

February 1, 2017

Emily St. John Mandel Image

Emily St. John Mandel

November 23, 2016

Marina Abramović Image

Marina Abramović

November 18, 2016

Rachel Zucker Image

Rachel Zucker

November 14, 2016

Nick Offerman Image

Nick Offerman

October 28, 2016

Timothy Egan Image

Timothy Egan

October 26, 2016

Bryan Cranston Image

Bryan Cranston

October 16, 2016

Ada Limón Image

Ada Limón

October 5, 2016

Ann Patchett Image

Ann Patchett

September 19, 2016

Annie Proulx Image

Annie Proulx

June 23, 2016

The Moth Mainstage Image

The Moth Mainstage

May 18, 2016

Claudia Rankine Image

Claudia Rankine

May 13, 2016

Teju Cole Image

Teju Cole

April 21, 2016

Pablo Neruda’s Lost Poems: A Book Launch Featuring Forrest Gander and Friends Image

Pablo Neruda’s Lost Poems: A Book Launch Featuring Forrest Gander and Friends

April 19, 2016

Jacqueline Woodson Image

Jacqueline Woodson

April 12, 2016

Joshua Roman & Tracy K. Smith Image

Joshua Roman & Tracy K. Smith

February 25, 2016

Amber Tamblyn Image

Amber Tamblyn

February 10, 2016

Geraldine Brooks Image

Geraldine Brooks

January 28, 2016

Srikanth Reddy Image

Srikanth Reddy

December 1, 2015

A Lecture by Timothy Donnelly Image

A Lecture by Timothy Donnelly

November 19, 2015

Anthony Doerr Image

Anthony Doerr

November 18, 2015

Linda Pastan Image

Linda Pastan

November 10, 2015

James McBride and The Good Lord Bird Band Image

James McBride and The Good Lord Bird Band

November 9, 2015

Drew Barrymore Image

Drew Barrymore

November 7, 2015

Ta-Nehisi Coates Image

Ta-Nehisi Coates

October 29, 2015

Alison Bechdel Image

Alison Bechdel

October 22, 2015

Elizabeth Gilbert Image

Elizabeth Gilbert

October 6, 2015

Mary Szybist & Robert Wrigley Image

Mary Szybist & Robert Wrigley

September 29, 2015

Saul Williams Image

Saul Williams

September 24, 2015

The Moth Mainstage Image

The Moth Mainstage

June 2, 2015

A Lecture by Terrance Hayes Image

A Lecture by Terrance Hayes

May 5, 2015

Frank Bruni Image

Frank Bruni

May 1, 2015

Lucie Brock-Broido Image

Lucie Brock-Broido

April 23, 2015

An Evening with Ann Hamilton Image

An Evening with Ann Hamilton

March 30, 2015

Cheryl Strayed Image

Cheryl Strayed

March 5, 2015

Sheri Fink Image

Sheri Fink

February 10, 2015

Sherman Alexie Image

Sherman Alexie

February 4, 2015

Patton Oswalt: Off the Page Image

Patton Oswalt: Off the Page

January 31, 2015

Thinking Animals: Species, Power and the Politics of Care in the World

January 9, 2015

Ruth Ozeki Image

Ruth Ozeki

November 20, 2014

Matthea Harvey Image

Matthea Harvey

November 7, 2014

Colm Tóibín Image

Colm Tóibín

November 3, 2014

Hacking the Brain to Reveal Repair and Rebuild

October 22, 2014

James McBride Image

James McBride

October 15, 2014

An Evening with Nicholas Kristof Image

An Evening with Nicholas Kristof

October 6, 2014

Ted Kooser Image

Ted Kooser

October 2, 2014

In Conversation with John Darnielle Image

In Conversation with John Darnielle

September 26, 2014

Rebecca Solnit Image

Rebecca Solnit

June 5, 2014

Juan Felipe Herrera Image

Juan Felipe Herrera

June 2, 2014

An Evening with Timothy F. Geithner Image

An Evening with Timothy F. Geithner

May 16, 2014

Anne Carson & Robert Currie in Performance Image

Anne Carson & Robert Currie in Performance

May 13, 2014

Gillian Flynn Image

Gillian Flynn

April 17, 2014

George Saunders Image

George Saunders

March 24, 2014

Christine Deavel & J.W. Marshall Image

Christine Deavel & J.W. Marshall

March 19, 2014

Chip Kidd & Chris Ware Image

Chip Kidd & Chris Ware

February 19, 2014

Bob Hicok Image

Bob Hicok

February 13, 2014

Dorothea Lasky Image

Dorothea Lasky

November 21, 2013

Madhur Jaffrey Image

Madhur Jaffrey

November 19, 2013

Stephen Dunn Image

Stephen Dunn

October 16, 2013

Malcolm Gladwell Image

Malcolm Gladwell

October 11, 2013

Jorie Graham Image

Jorie Graham

September 17, 2013

Amy Tan Image

Amy Tan

June 5, 2013

Susan Orlean Image

Susan Orlean

May 14, 2013

Nikky Finney Image

Nikky Finney

April 25, 2013

Karen Russell Image

Karen Russell

April 3, 2013

Stanley Plumly on John Keats Image

Stanley Plumly on John Keats

March 19, 2013

Stephen Greenblatt on “The Survival of Dangerous Ideas: Lucretius, The Renaissance, and The Modern World” Image

Stephen Greenblatt on “The Survival of Dangerous Ideas: Lucretius, The Renaissance, and The Modern World”

March 4, 2013

Al Gore Image

Al Gore

February 14, 2013

Nick Flynn: The Intersection of Poetry & Memoir Image

Nick Flynn: The Intersection of Poetry & Memoir

February 13, 2013

Julie Otsuka Image

Julie Otsuka

January 29, 2013

Amy Wilentz Image

Amy Wilentz

January 23, 2013

David Wagoner: Northwest Master Image

David Wagoner: Northwest Master

January 16, 2013

Miranda July Image

Miranda July

December 5, 2012

Eileen Myles & Maggie Nelson: Poets on Painters Image

Eileen Myles & Maggie Nelson: Poets on Painters

November 15, 2012

Hari Kunzru Image

Hari Kunzru

October 23, 2012

Louise Erdrich Image

Louise Erdrich

October 15, 2012

Jeffrey Toobin Image

Jeffrey Toobin

October 10, 2012

Dean Young Image

Dean Young

October 2, 2012

T.C. Boyle Image

T.C. Boyle

September 24, 2012

Mark Bittman Image

Mark Bittman

September 19, 2012

Colum McCann Image

Colum McCann

May 24, 2012

Matthew Dickman & Michael Dickman Image

Matthew Dickman & Michael Dickman

May 15, 2012

Etgar Keret Image

Etgar Keret

April 25, 2012

Alain de Botton Image

Alain de Botton

March 16, 2012

Louise Glück Image

Louise Glück

March 15, 2012

Pico Iyer Image

Pico Iyer

January 25, 2012

Tom Brokaw Image

Tom Brokaw

November 30, 2011

Dennis Lehane Image

Dennis Lehane

November 15, 2011

Chris Matthews Image

Chris Matthews

November 7, 2011

Khaled Hosseini Image

Khaled Hosseini

October 11, 2011

Dorianne Laux Image

Dorianne Laux

October 5, 2011

Oscar Hijuielos Image

Oscar Hijuielos

June 13, 2011

Billy Collins Image

Billy Collins

May 22, 2011

Marie Howe Image

Marie Howe

March 15, 2011

Patricia Smith Image

Patricia Smith

February 15, 2011

Nell Irvin Painter Image

Nell Irvin Painter

February 8, 2011

Daniel Handler Image

Daniel Handler

November 9, 2010

Sara Paretsky Image

Sara Paretsky

October 19, 2010

Robert Pinsky Image

Robert Pinsky

October 15, 2010

Jonathan Franzen Image

Jonathan Franzen

September 14, 2010

Elaine Pagels Image

Elaine Pagels

April 30, 2010

David Remnick Image

David Remnick

April 19, 2010

Barry Lopez Image

Barry Lopez

April 7, 2010

Linda Gregg Image

Linda Gregg

March 25, 2010

Jane & Michael Stern Image

Jane & Michael Stern

January 12, 2010

Lydia Davis Image

Lydia Davis

November 4, 2009

Martín Espada Image

Martín Espada

October 23, 2009

Annie Proulx Image

Annie Proulx

October 7, 2009

Gary Snyder Image

Gary Snyder

May 27, 2009

Shirin Ebadi Image

Shirin Ebadi

May 19, 2009

Naomi Shihab Nye Image

Naomi Shihab Nye

May 7, 2009

Mira Nair Image

Mira Nair

April 28, 2009

Simon Armitage Image

Simon Armitage

April 21, 2009

Yusef Komunyakaa Image

Yusef Komunyakaa

March 26, 2009

Scott Simon Image

Scott Simon

March 18, 2009

Jane Hirshfield Image

Jane Hirshfield

March 12, 2009

Junot Díaz Image

Junot Díaz

February 24, 2009

Donald Hall Image

Donald Hall

February 17, 2009

Michael Pollan Image

Michael Pollan

January 12, 2009

Annie Leibovitz Image

Annie Leibovitz

November 19, 2008

John Updike Image

John Updike

November 12, 2008

W.S. Merwin Image

W.S. Merwin

November 7, 2008

Terry Tempest Williams Image

Terry Tempest Williams

October 7, 2008

Richard Russo Image

Richard Russo

September 17, 2008

John Waters Image

John Waters

June 3, 2008

Charles Simic Image

Charles Simic

April 10, 2007

Carolyn Forché Image

Carolyn Forché

March 26, 2007

Kevin Young Image

Kevin Young

March 13, 2007

Mark Strand Image

Mark Strand

February 27, 2007

Eric Carle Image

Eric Carle

October 21, 2006

Peter Gizzi, Tyehimba Jess, and Mary Ruefle Image

Peter Gizzi, Tyehimba Jess, and Mary Ruefle

April 10, 2006

Tony Hoagland Image

Tony Hoagland

April 4, 2006

Adrienne Rich Image

Adrienne Rich

March 22, 2006

Robert Bly Image

Robert Bly

March 6, 2006

Subhankar Banerjee, Terry Tempest Williams, & David Allen Sibley: Wilderness & Imagination Image

Subhankar Banerjee, Terry Tempest Williams, & David Allen Sibley: Wilderness & Imagination

December 6, 2005

Charles Jencks Image

Charles Jencks

November 2, 2005

Cynthia Ozick Image

Cynthia Ozick

September 21, 2005

W.S. Merwin Image

W.S. Merwin

March 28, 2005

Kay Ryan Image

Kay Ryan

February 16, 2005

Chris Van Allsburg Image

Chris Van Allsburg

November 21, 2004

Roddy Doyle Image

Roddy Doyle

November 15, 2004

The Poets Among Us: Sherman Alexie Image

The Poets Among Us: Sherman Alexie

February 2, 1998

Amos Oz Image

Amos Oz

January 5, 1998

Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin & Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill Image

Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin & Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill

May 1, 1997

Maya Lin Image

Maya Lin

April 14, 1997

Jim Harrison Image

Jim Harrison

March 3, 1997

Michael Ondaatje Image

Michael Ondaatje

January 9, 1997

Mary Karr Image

Mary Karr

December 9, 1996

Antonia Fraser Image

Antonia Fraser

October 28, 1996

Elmore Leonard Image

Elmore Leonard

September 30, 1996

Edward O. Wilson Image

Edward O. Wilson

May 14, 1996

John Fowles Image

John Fowles

April 22, 1996

Doris Kearns Goodwin Image

Doris Kearns Goodwin

March 25, 1996

Salman Rushdie Image

Salman Rushdie

January 23, 1996

Tim O’Brien Image

Tim O’Brien

January 9, 1996

Paul Theroux Image

Paul Theroux

October 25, 1995

Kazuo Ishiguro Image

Kazuo Ishiguro

October 16, 1995

David Sedaris Image

David Sedaris

June 12, 1995

Bailey White Image

Bailey White

June 12, 1995

Nicholson Baker Image

Nicholson Baker

May 8, 1995

Patrick O’Brian Image

Patrick O’Brian

April 25, 1995

A. S. Byatt Image

A. S. Byatt

April 11, 1995

Edward Said Image

Edward Said

March 6, 1995

Robertson Davies Image

Robertson Davies

January 17, 1995

Lorrie Moore Image

Lorrie Moore

December 12, 1994

Tony Hillerman Image

Tony Hillerman

October 5, 1994

Saul Bellow Image

Saul Bellow

April 20, 1994

Tony Kushner Image

Tony Kushner

February 22, 1994

Margaret Atwood Image

Margaret Atwood

February 3, 1994

Robert Hass Image

Robert Hass

December 1, 1993

Czeslaw Milosz Image

Czeslaw Milosz

December 1, 1993

Jan Morrison Image

Jan Morrison

October 20, 1993

Robert Hughes Image

Robert Hughes

May 7, 1993

Charles Johnson Image

Charles Johnson

April 13, 1993

Bill Buford Image

Bill Buford

February 23, 1993

James Fenton Image

James Fenton

February 23, 1993

Hanif Kureishi Image

Hanif Kureishi

January 5, 1993

Dave Barry Image

Dave Barry

November 17, 1992

Doris Lessing Image

Doris Lessing

November 10, 1992

Philip Roth Image

Philip Roth

October 21, 1992

Joan Didion Image

Joan Didion

September 21, 1992

John Gregory Dunne Image

John Gregory Dunne

September 21, 1992

Carolyn Heilburn Image

Carolyn Heilburn

May 13, 1992

Jamaica Kincaid Image

Jamaica Kincaid

May 5, 1992

Annie Dillard Image

Annie Dillard

April 28, 1992

Robert Coles Image

Robert Coles

April 24, 1992

Toni Morrison Image

Toni Morrison

March 18, 1992

Maxine Hong Kingston Image

Maxine Hong Kingston

January 8, 1992

V. S. Naipaul Image

V. S. Naipaul

December 29, 1991

Garry Trudeau Image

Garry Trudeau

November 19, 1991

William Styron Image

William Styron

October 8, 1991

Jane Smiley Image

Jane Smiley

May 8, 1991

E. L. Doctorow Image

E. L. Doctorow

March 12, 1991

Jonathan Miller  Image

Jonathan Miller 

February 28, 1991

Amy Tan Image

Amy Tan

January 9, 1991

Wallace Stegner Image

Wallace Stegner

November 28, 1990

August Wilson Image

August Wilson

October 3, 1990

Wendy Wasserstein Image

Wendy Wasserstein

May 2, 1990

Andre Dubus Image

Andre Dubus

March 14, 1990

Brendan Gill Image

Brendan Gill

February 13, 1990

Peter Gay Image

Peter Gay

January 10, 1990

Joyce Carol Oates Image

Joyce Carol Oates

November 2, 1989

Louise Erdrich Image

Louise Erdrich

April 12, 1989

Isabel Allende Image

Isabel Allende

March 14, 1989

Donald Barthelme Image

Donald Barthelme

February 7, 1989

Calvin Trillin Image

Calvin Trillin

January 11, 1989

John Updike Image

John Updike

November 16, 1988