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Best-Selling Author Edan Lepucki Returns To American River College For SummerWords 2017

May 25, 2017

Edan Lepucki will be teaching two workshops for aspiring authors for SummerWords 2017 at American River College this weekend. She’ll be featured on a panel Friday afternoon talking about creating compelling characters.

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Author Gary Noy Returns With His Follow-Up To 'Sierra Stories'

May 9, 2017

Gary Noy will celebrate the release of “Gold Rush Stories: 49 Tales of Seekers, Scoundrels, Loss and Luck” with two events this week. He talks about his latest collection of stories.

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Stories On Stage Brings Local Author Robert Dorjath’s Short Story To Life With Actor Ethan Ireland

April 27, 2017

Local author Robert Dorjath brings his short story "A Parable of Fausto Bruzzesi" to Stories on Stage, based on a Chicago fire at a Catholic school that killed almost a hundred people. Actor Ethan Ireland performs Dorjath's reading.

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'Wherever There's A Fight:' California's Track Record On Civil Rights

April 25, 2017

The Golden State has a long history as a pioneer in the civil rights movement. Elaine Elinson and Stan Yogi reflect on that past in their book “Wherever There’s a Fight.” They join Insight ahead of their talk at the California State Library.

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'Event Boundaries' Explores Relationships With Self And Others

April 24, 2017

Author/poet April Ossman talks about her work and new book "Event Boundaries" before speaking at the Sacramento Poetry Center Monday night.

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'Swimmer Among the Stars' Author Kanishk Tharoor Visits Sacramento

April 20, 2017

"Swimmer Among the Stars" is novelist Kanishk Tharoor's latest work. He joins Insight ahead of his reading at Time Tested Books.

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'Down The Up Staircase' Examines The History And Nature Of Success Among The Black Middle Class

April 14, 2017

UC Davis professor Bruce Haynes in his new book "Down the Up Staircase" examines success among the black middle class with co-author Syma Solovitch on Insight.

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Rerun: Colson Whitehead On Pulitzer Prize-Winning Book 'Underground Railroad'

April 11, 2017

We revisit our interview with Colson Whitehead after he won a Pulitzer Prize Monday for his book "Underground Railroad." BONUS: He broke the news of "Moonlight" director Barry Jenkins agreeing to turn his book into a mini-series on this segment.

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A Reflection On Life As A Fast Food Worker

April 7, 2017

In Kathey Norton’s latest book, we take a trip back to the 1980s. Her diary entries chronicle her time as a fast food worker in Sacramento, her connection to the AIDS epidemic and her mother’s first signs Alzheimer’s disease.

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The Arnaud Trilogy Finishes The Stories Of Phoebe, Miles And Eleanor In 'Avenged'

March 22, 2017

Author Lynn Carthage concludes her Arnaud Trilogy with her latest installment titled "Avenged."

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