In “Blankets,” an excerpt from Sherman Alexie’s new collection entitled Blasphemy, he recounts his attempts to comfort his ailing father as he recovered from surgery. Continue reading
- April 12, 2013
- April 11, 2013 | Book Club
Poet and writer Sherman Alexie joined us for a live chat earlier this year to answer your questions. Replay the chat to see him answer viewer questions about his poetry and books, his creative process and being Native American. Continue reading
- February 8, 2013 | Book ClubRead the introduction from journalist Nick Turse's book about the shocking history of the American war on Vietnamese civilians.
- January 17, 2013 | Book ClubSelected excerpts from his third autobiography about Lincoln, the Emancipation Proclamation and Lincoln's second inauguration
- January 11, 2013 | Book ClubBill asked what books you'd recommend Obama read as he embarks on his second term. View a list of the top suggestions.
- January 9, 2013Read the first chapter of Krugman's new book, End This Depression Now!.
- December 20, 2012From the short story "Otravida, Otravez"
- December 17, 2012
What one book would you tell the president to read going into his second term? Continue reading