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SVWC Writers Speaking Out: Jan 9-15

Here’s what our SVWC alumni have been writing about this week: Elliot Ackerman (SVWC 2020) – “Why…

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Thomas McGuane
Justice Stephen Breyer
Dave Barry
Sally Bedell Smith
Thomas Friedman
Mary Karr
Judith Freeman
Abraham Verghese
Richard Ford
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Mark Salzman
Robert Gates
Anthony Doerr
Sandra Day O’Connor
Edwidge Danticat
Mitch Albom
Jeffrey Toobin
Isabel Wilkerson
Bryan Stevenson
John Burnham Schwartz, Literary Director
John Burnham Schwartz
Karl Fleming
Strobe Talbott
Maira Kalman
Peter Matthiessen
Dave Eggers
Jeffrey Brown
Anna Quindlen
Ian McEwan
Jessica Yu
Salman Rushdie
Ridley Pearson
Anne Taylor Fleming
Billy Collins
Calvin Trillin
David McCullough
2003: Sharon Olds
Sharon Olds
Rick Atkinson
William Styron
Van Gordon Sauter
W. S. Merwin
Ayad Akhtar
Robert Caro
Robert Caro
Walter Isaacson
Michael Ondaatje
Colson Whitehead
Alexandra Fuller
Firoozeh Dumas
Anne Enright
A. Scott Berg
Simon Winchester
Frank McCourt
E. O. Wilson
Juliette Kayyem
John Lewis
David Halberstam
David Brooks
John Lithgow
Thomas Cahill
Liaquat Ahamed
Ethan Canin
Anne Lamott
Tom Brokaw
Naomi Shihab Nye
Craig Johnson
Annette Gordon-Reed
Alexander McCall Smith

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