Among Forty-Two Ferns

Cody Walker
March 16, 2014
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More than 54,000 people went to HealthCare.gov after watching President Obama spar with Zach Galifianakis last week; I went to the Between Two Ferns homepage and binge-watched the series’ other twenty episodes. I also read as many reviews of Obama’s…

Where the Money Is

Pablo Tanguay
March 15, 2014
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I hide money in books. Always have. Certain correspondence, too, though the need for that has lessened in the past decade or so, what with the digital and the family-man lifestyle. When I did them, I hid drugs in books,…

March Podcast: Roger Rosenblatt

David Lynn
March 14, 2014
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Roger Rosenblatt is one of a kind.  Yes, yes, I know, that’s a cliche.  Forgive me.  It also happens to be true.  Roger, KR’s Literary Ambassador, whatever the hell that means, has had a long and distinguished career as journalist,…

Why We Chose Them

Sergei Lobanov-Rostovsky
March 10, 2014
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How do we select two KR Fellows from the huge pool of terrific writers who sent us their work?  Let’s face it, it’s an impossible task. A painful task, even, since reading our way through the writing samples submitted to…

KR Fellows Transition

David Lynn
March 10, 2014
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We’ve had the first sweet taste of spring here in Gambier after a brutal winter.  After a couple three days now of 40s and 50s there’s still a fair bit of snow on the ground, especially in the shade of…

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