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KFRU’s David Lile Interviews Keija Parssinen

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Author Keija Parssinen and One Read in the Columbia Daily Tribune

One Read programming begins this week, and our friends at the Tribune have published some insightful pieces about Keija Parssinen’s book “The Ruins of Us” in advance of the discussions, films, art exhibits and other events happening this September. The … Continue reading

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“In Balkan culture, there’s almost a knowledge that reality will eventually become myth.” An Interview With Téa Obreht

At the end of last year, Jennifer Egan, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “A Visit From the Goon Squad,” interviewed Téa Obreht about her debut work and this year’s One Read, “The Tiger’s Wife.” The two discuss the uniqueness … Continue reading

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The Immortal Henrietta Lacks on CBS News

“Somewhere in the humble family cemetery off a country road in the town of Clover in southern Virginia, a woman who died nearly 60 years ago lies in an unmarked grave.”   This statement begins correspondent Jim Axelrod’s moving piece … Continue reading

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