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The poet explains her endless fascination with science.

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The novelist discusses The Wicked City, strong female characters, and the allure of the Jazz Age.

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The writer discusses the unique process of crafting a memoir.

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The DC-based writer discusses the evolution of the modern American family.

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The novelist talks Cuba — both its central role in The Mortifications and the promise of its Castro-free future.

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The Emmy-winning actress talks conservation, leading men, and her new memoir, Wild Things, Wild Places.

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The novelist/poet discusses westerns, accolades, and her admiration for world-building narratives.

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The historian discusses the unlikely rise (and untimely fall) of Alessandro de' Medici.