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SVWC Writers Speaking Out: Jan 9-15

Here’s what our SVWC alumni have been writing about this week: Elliot Ackerman (SVWC 2020) – “Why…

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

2020 Reading List