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Barbara Kingsolver

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Barbara Kingsolver's Flight Behavior

Monday, November 12, 2012

Barbara Kingsolver discusses her latest novel, Flight Behavior, which takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time—climate change. In the language of her native Appalachia, Kingsolver unearths the modern complexities of rural existence and dissects the motives behind denial and belief in a precarious world.

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Guest Picks: Barbara Kingsolver

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Barbara Kingsolver stopped by The Leonard Lopate Show to talk about her new novel, The Lacuna, and discussed some of her favorite picks with us.

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Barbara Kingsolver’s The Lacuna

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Barbara Kingsolver discusses her latest novel, The Lacuna. It moves from the Mexico of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo to the America of Pearl Harbor, FDR, and J. Edgar Hoover. It tells the story of a man pulled between two nations and is a portrait of the artist—and of art itself.

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Barbara Kingsolver

Friday, December 04, 2009

The Lacuna marks Barbara Kingsolver's first novel in nearly a decade. It's an epic tale that spans decades of vivid history from 1930s Mexico City to the McCarthy-era U.S. She peppers the narrative with real historical figures including Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and J. Edgar Hoover. ...

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Eating Home-Grown and Local

Thursday, May 03, 2007

Food in the US typically travels at least 1500 miles from farm to plate. In Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, Barbara Kingsolver tells us what happened when her family vowed to eat only home-grown and local food for an entire year.

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle is available for purchase at amazon.com

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In Our Midst

Thursday, May 03, 2007

On today’s Underreported, we turn our attention to the Midwest, and ask why it gets so little national coverage. Then, former supermodel Paulina Porizkova tells us about her debut novel. And Barbara Kingsolver explains what her family learned by eating only locally-grown food for a year. Plus, Colm Meaney and ...

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