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THE NEW YORK TIMES

Writers on Writing about writing instead of living
Sunday Review Op-Ed about Steve Jobs
Sunday Book Review about Fresh Off the Boat

THE DAILY BEAST

Alice Munro: a tribute
Book Bag: favorite lectures on literature

BOSTON COLLEGE
The Clough Center for Democracy

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Panel with Ed Hirsch, Adam Johnson, & Elizabeth Graver

THE GUARDIAN

The Female Frontier Elaine Showalter on the best US novelists
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Gish and family,1968

RADCLIFFE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY

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Panel on women and publishing, Harvard Commencement 2014

ASSOCIATED WRITING PROGRAMS

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Keynote at AWP Conference, 2014.

THE NEW REPUBLIC

Mother Superior about Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
Updike, Remembered about being chosen Updike’s successor
The Belgrade Diarist about language and national identity

A NEW LITERARY HISTORY OF AMERICA

Holden Raises Hell about The Catcher in the Rye