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    Nothing Ever Dies and The Sympathizer

    Viet than Nguyen talked about his two books Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War and The Sympathizer: A Novel. He spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at the Central…

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    Atlas Obscura

    Ella Morton, co-author of Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders, talked about her book. She spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at the Central Branch…

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    The Politics of Resentment

    Professor Katherine Cramer talked about her book The Politics of Resentment: Rural Consciousness in Wisconsin and the Rise of Scott Walker, in which she examines voter distrust. She spoke…

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    Utopia Is Creepy

    Nicholas Carr talked about his book Utopia is Creepy: And Other Provocations, in which he examines the history of the digital age. He spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at the…

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    The Song Poet

    Kao Kalia Yang talked about her book The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father, in which she discusses her father’s life. She spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at the Central…

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    The Millionaire and the Bard

    Andrea Mays talked about her book The Millionaire and the Bard: Henry Folger’s Obsessive Hunt for Shakespeare’s First Folio, in which she discusses Henry Folger’s pursuit of William Shakespeare’s…

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    We Gon' Be Alright

    Jeff Chang talked about his book We Gon' Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation, in which he looks at race in America. He spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at the Central…

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    The Way to the Spring

    Ben Ehrenreich talked about his book The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine, in which he discusses life for Palestinians living in the West Bank. He spoke at the 2016 Wisconsin…

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