Anita Hill, Bon Woodward honored at annual PEN American gala

Entertainment 05/22/19, 00:55

Anita Hill, Bob Woodward and three Saudi Arabian dissidents were among those honored at the annual gala hosted by PEN America, the literary and human rights organization.Hill, best known for testifying in 1991 that then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas had sexually harassed her, was celebrated Tuesday night as an inspiration ...

Robert Caro shares tips about his craft in ‘Working’

Entertainment 04/03/19, 09:48

With his final Lyndon Johnson book still in the works, Robert Caro has thoughts to share on the writing process itself.Caro's most recent Johnson biography came out in 2012, and the next remains ever in progress. Fans eager to hear from him — to hear anything from him — now ...

Robert Caro reflects on his career in upcoming book

Entertainment 12/12/18, 08:08

Robert Caro's next book isn't his final volume on Lyndon Johnson or like anything he has done before."Working," to be published by Alfred A. Knopf in April, combines personal reflections and professional guidance as Caro looks back on his singular history as a writer and reporter."Working" collects lectures and interviews, ...

Friends and fellow writers pay tribute at Roth memorial

New York 09/25/18, 21:14

Hundreds of friends and fellow writers were in attendance for a memorial tribute to Philip Roth at the New York Public Library.Attendees on Tuesday included Robert Caro, Salman Rushdie, Mia Farrow and Don DeLillo. The speakers, whom Roth had selected years before his death in May at age 85, included ...

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