Monthly Archives: February 2014

Debut Novelist Elaine Neil Orr Shares the Story Behind A Different Sun

When Elaine Neil Orr’s debut novel, A Different Sun, came out last spring, Lee Smith wrote that it “shines in the mind like a rare gem,” and Philip Deaver described it as a “beautiful novel, exquisitely written, perfectly complex, true to the past, relevant today,

Posted in Uncategorized

Hemingway’s Havana: An Invitation to the Imagination

Fifty-three years after the Revolution and with Cubans still suffering from poverty, depravations, and an uncertain future, Havana evokes the imagination with its tangled history and complex aura. I can see why Hemingway loved this place where past and present

Posted in Uncategorized