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Susan Orlean

  1. just asking questions
    Susan Orlean on the History and Surprisingly Bright Future of LibrariesAlong with book-burning, gender, and the L.A. Public Library, all in her new book The Library Book.
  2. the good kind of homework
    The Queens of Nonfiction: 56 Women Journalists Everyone Should ReadFew of us fare any better than Gay Talese in recognizing great women writers.
  3. awp conference
    AWP Writers on the Art and War of AdaptationA dispatch from the AWP conference.
  4. so sad today
    Hear Jenny Slate Talk About What Makes Her Cry (Kind Dinosaurs)On Susan Orlean and Sarah Thyre’s very good podcast, “Crybabies.”
  5. The Grub Street Diet
    Susan Orlean Laments the State of New York Pretzels, Yearns for Fresh Chicken“I wish I could say I used eggs from my own chickens.”
  6. skinny people
    Here, Susan Orlean Talks About the Diet Book She Wrote in 1999The Skinny: What Every Skinny Woman Knows About Dieting (and Won’t Tell You), co-written with Patricia Marx. 
  7. the internet
    Q&A: Susan Orlean on @Horse_ebooks and Her Internet ObsessionsAn interview with the writer about her latest article.
  8. the internet
    @Horse_ebooks Is Human After AllAnd friends with Susan Orlean? And BuzzFeed??
  9. intel
    The Ballad of Uptown Gerry, City ChickenTwo writers, Elyssa East and Susan Orlean, tried to save it.
  10. twitterphobia
    A Lot of Old and New Media Types Went Crazy About Twitter This MonthSusan Orlean! George Packer! Nick Bilton! Leon Whatsisname!
  11. Farms
    Hatching a Chicken CrazeBlame Martha Stewart for the rise in backyard coops.
  12. the devil wears tweed
    Susan Orlean Denies New Yorker Office Is CreepyNew Yorker writers bicker over Twitter.