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“We’re trying to build the idea that this is another literary destination.”

The Juhl, ‘The Believer’ and others join forces for an ambitious writer-in-residence program

July 12th, 2018

“We’re trying to build the idea that this is another literary destination.”

  • More than 150 writers and artists explore themes, causes and responses to gun violence, with all proceeds benefiting the nonprofit Route 91 Strong.

  • New work from comedian Louie Anderson, poet Claudia Keelan and more.

  • It unfolds leisurely over just two days and four events—with no overlaps.

  • UNLV professors and authors Doug Unger and José Orduña will host the February 28 event.

  • Zines were what the blogosphere was to the early aughts—a real-life, pre-Internet era Tumblr.

  • Kevin MacKinnon plans to self-publish You’re My Human to help pets find forever homes.

  • "I was driving my car when she called. It was Oprah’s voice in surround sound."

  • In vitro fertilization, too, is federally banned, because an amendment outlaws the transfer of embryos from laboratory to uterus.

  • Michael Wolff makes a convincing case that the campaign that expected to lose gamely morphed into the administration that can’t run the empire.

  • Lincoln, Grant and Clinton make appearances.

  • The posthumous collection reflects a lifetime of the writer’s journalism, essays and profiles.

  • Attempting a modern sequel of a classic novel is a dicey affair.

  • He has in many ways become the country’s most recognized black writer, a latter-day James Baldwin.

  • Local authors make a strong showing this year.

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