Sara Gruen
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'Ape House': Things that Make You Say 'Ouch'
30 Nov 2010 // 4:30 AM

When journalist John Thigpen is assigned to cover the bonobos of Kansas City’s Great Ape Language lab, he is equally enchanted by the bonobos and their beloved caretaker, scientist Isabel Duncan.

Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
21 Jun 2007 // 4:59 PM

Our animals, ourselves: Sara Gruen tells it as it is in her novel of handlers and the handled.


Algonquin has No. 1 novel; N.C. publisher has aimed at top for 25 years
19 Jun 2007 // 11:08 PM

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Oprah Winfrey has been Algonquin Books' champion since she hoisted Robert Morgan's "Gap Creek" quickly into the New York Times best-seller

//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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