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By Margaret Atwood, Ursula K. Le Guin, Marilynne Robinson, Russell Banks

Because 1984, Literary Arts has welcomed a number of the world’s most famous authors and storytellers to its degree for one of many country’s biggest lectures sequence. Sold-out crowds congregate at Portland’s Arlene Schnitzer live performance corridor to listen to those writers’ speak about their paintings and their options at the trajectory of up to date literature and tradition.

In occasion of Literary Arts’ thirty-year anniversary, Tin condo Books has accumulated highlights from the sequence in one quantity. no matter if it’s Wallace Stegner exploring how we use fiction to make feel of lifestyles or Ursula okay. Le Guin on the place principles come from, Margaret Atwood at the want for advanced girl characters or Robert Stone on morality and fact in literature, Edward P. Jones at the position of mind's eye in historic novels or Marilynne Robinson at the nature of attractiveness, those essays remove darkness from not only the realm of letters however the global at huge.

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