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Saturday, April 30 • 9:00am - 10:30am
5J: All-Conference Read in Fiction: There's Something I Want You To Do by Charles Baxter FILLING

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Charles Baxter will join us to discuss how he constructed his most recent book of short stories, There's Something I Want You To Do. Think of it as a book club from a writer's perspective, with the author in the room to provide insight into his craft choice. Christopher Lydon, host of WBUR's Open Source, will facilitate the discussion with Mr. Baxter and the audience. 

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Charles Baxter

Author, THERE'S SOMETHING I WANT YOU TO DO, Fiction All-Conference Read
Charles Baxter is the author, most recently, of Gryphon: New and Selected Stories, published by Pantheon in January, 2011. There’s Something I Want You to Do will be published in February, 2015. He is also the author of The Soul Thief, published in 2008 by Pantheon and Saul and Patsy, published in 2003 by Pantheon. His third novel, The Feast of Love (Pantheon/Vintage), was a finalist for the National Book Award in 2000 and has been made... Read More →
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Christopher Lydon

Radio Host, WBUR
Christopher Lydon covered politics for The New York Times from the Washington bureau in the 1970s. He hosted The Ten O’Clock News on WGBH TV through the 1980s, and he co-founded and hosted The Connection on WBUR in the ’90s. He recorded the original podcast in 2003 with Dave Winer. The rest is history in the making.  


Saturday April 30, 2016 9:00am - 10:30am
Terrace Room