Kevin Powers

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Author and Veteran Kevin Powers Reflects on Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2013

From Erich Maria Remarque's "All Quiet on the Western Front" to Tim O'Brien's "The Things They Carried," the combat novel takes its readers right into the action, into the horrors of war. With his recent novel "The Yellow Birds," author and veteran Kevin Powers does for Iraq what Remarque did for World War I and O'Brien did for Vietnam. On this Memorial Day, Powers reflects on his fellow veterans, and the military personnel still serving today.


Kevin Powers on The Yellow Birds

Monday, September 24, 2012

Kevin Powers, a veteran of the war in Iraq, tells about his novel, The Yellow Birds, the harrowing story of two young soldiers trying to stay alive during a bloody battle in Al Tafar, Iraq.