Short-story writer and journalist
George Saunders is a short-story writer and journalist. He is the 2017 winner of the Man Booker Prize for his novel Lincoln in the Bardo.
Award-winning novelist George Saunders joins the UCSB Arts & Lecture series with a talk at Campbell Hall on January 28.
Jan. 25from The 805
Known for the outrageous comedy of his acclaimed short stories, George Saunders says that daring to write this novel about grief, loss and the journey of the soul was like jumping off…
Sep. 7, 2017from Bookworm
Lincoln in the Bardo dramatizes a grieving President Lincoln as he visits the grave of his beloved son Willie, who died at age eleven.
Aug. 31, 2017from Bookworm
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Jul. 19from The Treatment
Even for a classically focused theatre company like Antaeus, their new play “Caucasian Chalk Circle” feels dated.
Jul. 15from Opening the Curtain
Editor/poet David Trinidad, poet Amy Gerstler, and publisher Ruth Greenstein reflect on the dynamic mind behind Punk Rock is Cool for the End of the World: Poems and Notebooks of Ed…
Jul. 11from Bookworm
Executive producer David Fincher talks delving deeper into the psyche of serial killers in season two of "Mindhunter".
Jul. 12from The Treatment
The 71st Emmy Nominations are out. Get the full list and click through to listen to interviews with some of your favorite creators in television.
Jul. 16from Arts & Culture Stories
Actors Maya Erskine and Jack Quaid on real life chemistry translating to screen in "Plus One".
Jul. 5from The Treatment
We've talked before about showrunners moving from broadcast networks to Netflix in multi-million dollar deals.
Jul. 2from Screengrab
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot my washing machine breaks down and I fix it, sort of, and it all makes me think about Disney Plus. They connect, I promise.
Jul. 10from Martini Shot
David Trinidad’s Swinging on a Star is a two-part collection of poems that put the human in pop culture.
Jun. 27from Bookworm