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SVWC Writers Speaking Out: September 19-25

Photo Credit: Nils Ribi Here’s what our SVWC alumni have been writing about this week: David Brooks (SVWC…

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

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