11 October 2010

In Search of Consequential Strangers

When I initially emailed the ALP about my most recent book, Consequential Strangers–which focuses on the importance of acquaintances, I had an ulterior motive:  Now that […]
20 September 2010

Festival America at the ALP

Festival America, the dynamic literary gathering that brings together 60 North American writers, kicks off this week — and the American Library in Paris is thrilled […]
7 September 2010

Libraries of yore

Have you ever wondered what circulating libraries in the 18th and 19th centuries were like? We have. (Then again, we do work in a library.) This […]
3 September 2010

What I read on my summer vacation

The Library director’s peculiar (and occasionally regretted) choice of  reading matter – and an invitation to share what you are reading. Hitch-22: A Memoir by Christopher […]