TITLE: Michael Lind: 2008 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Michael Lind
EVENT DATE: 09/27/2008
RUNNING TIME: 28 minutes
Poet Michael Lind appears at the National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Michael Lind, the Whitehead Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation in Washington, D.C., has been a staff writer for The New Yorker and Washington correspondent for Harper's Magazine. He is the author of a number of books of history, fiction and verse. His works of poetry include "When You Are Someone Else" (Aralia Press, 2002), achapbook; "Bluebonnet Girl" (Henry Holt, 2004), a prize-winning children's book in verse; and "The Alamo" (1997), a narrative poem selected as the Los Angeles Times Book Review's "best book of the year." His first collection of verse is "Parallel Lives" (Etruscan Press, 2007). He lives in the District of Columbia.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2008