Ann Patchett
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Talk About Getting Lost In a Book: Our Favorite Fiction of 2011
8 Mar 2012 // 3:00 PM

Read this book, pass it on to those who deserve it, and be thankful that the world contains artists like...


Ann Patchett is a Happy Writer and That's a Rare Breed, These Days
13 Jan 2014 // 1:05 AM

While Ann Patchett has been depressed at least twice, this collection of 22 non-fiction pieces which run the gamut from dogs to divorce, more than lives up to its name.

Love, Loss and Grief Inform Every Page of Ann Patchett's 'State of Wonder'
6 Jun 2011 // 4:10 PM

Ann Patchett touches on the ways Westerners infantilize “primitive” cultures, the financial and moral implications of medical practices, and the sometimes surprising pockets of courage we find at life’s critical junctures.


Author takes trip down Amazon, and into bookstore business
22 Jun 2011 // 4:00 AM

MILWAUKEE — If it's not hot and buggy enough for you this summer, join Ann Patchett for a trip deep into the Amazon, where the moths

Ann Patchett's not 'nice'; just human
16 Oct 2007 // 9:27 PM

MIAMI -- The question pops up again and again, multiplied by the onslaught of press attention that mushrooms in the wake of a bestselling novel.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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