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Bringing History to Life


Shobha Rao author of "An Unrestored Woman," Hernan Diaz author of "In the Distance," Linnea Hartsuyker author of "The Half-Drowned King" and cinematographer Christopher Doyle come together to discuss bringing history to life through their works. Assistive listening devices available.


Panelists
Hernan Diaz

Hernan Diaz is the author of "Borges" and "Between History and Eternity." He is the managing editor of RHM and associate director of the Hispanic Institute at Columbia University. He lives in New York....

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Christopher Doyle

Christopher Kritwise Doyle grew up in Brunswick, Maryland, a small town nestled on the banks of the Potomac River and the Blue Ridge Mountains. After receiving his MFA from the University of Baltimore, he has written about the origins of country music, an embattled elementary school principal in urban America and the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal....

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Linnea Hartsuyker

Linnea Hartsuyker has an MFA in Creative Writing from NYU and a BS in Material Science and Engineering from Cornell University. She grew up in the middle of hundreds of acres of forest outside Ithaca. In her teens, Linnea's family embarked on a project to trace their ancestry and identify their living relatives....

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Books:
The Half Drowned King
Linnea Hartsuyker

Harper
August 2017
ISBN 9780062563699
448 pages
$27.99, INSTOCK
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An Unrestored Woman
Shobha Rao
Fiction
Flatiron Books
March 2017
ISBN 9781250118721
256 pages
$14.99, INSTORE
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“What an astonishing collection! Provoking, ferocious, moving, splendid, generous and essential. More/less

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Christopher Doyle
Fiction / Literature
Blank Slate Press
October 2017
ISBN 9781943075409
250 pages
$16.95, INSTOCK
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O, what will a man give in exchange for his soul? An unlikely friendship between a black fugitive from the law and a white fugitive from an abusive home changes their lives, their fortunes, and the foundations of country music. More/less

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