Ann Beattie
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Can One Make a Story Out of an Enigma?: 'Mrs. Nixon'
3 Jan 2012 // 4:02 PM

This book may not enlighten us at all about Mrs. Nixon, but it reveals the erudite workings of writer and educator Ann Beattie.

'Walks With Men' Serves Up a Stew of Little Common Sense Mixed With Hopeless Love
24 Aug 2010 // 5:00 PM

Many women have had a man who shook everything up, including a bedrock of self-respect, only to depart in some absolute, final way, leaving her to sort out the pieces.


Ann Beattie's 'The State We’re In' Doesn’t Settle for Easy Solutions
17 Aug 2015 // 9:05 PM

Who are we? How do we navigate the world or each other? These have long been Beattie’s signature concerns.

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Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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