Books & Poetry

Maya No Mystery to Her

UCSB Professor Anabel Ford’s new book bangs drum on sustainable-forest-cultivation theory. Read story.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

‘Tiny Instruments’: New Novel Is a Philosophical Journey

Santa Barbara writer Mitchell Bogatz publishes a sci-fi book. Read story.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Mitchell Kriegman Brings Clarissa Back to Life

The author’s latest book sees popular TV character all grown up. Read story.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Héctor Tobar Talks Chilean Mine Disaster

An interview with the author, whose book ‘Deep Down Dark’ tells the story of the 33 men who survived 69 days trapped underground. Read story.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

A Conversation with Gary Snyder

Pulitzer Prize‒winning poet comes to UCSB November 4. Read story.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

‘Between the World and Me’ Ponders Race in America

Author Ta-Nehisi Coates writes about the ongoing race struggle in U.S. Read story.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Marsha de la O Releases ‘Antidote for Night’

The poet’s most recent book is beautiful and dark. Read story.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

David McCullough Talks the Wright Brothers

Pulitzer Prize-winning author gives a gripping account of the birth of the airplane. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

New Books by Three S.B. Dance Heavy Hitters

Robin Bisio, Carol M. Press, and Katya Bloom share their artistic and scholarly meditations on dance. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Grow Older, Grow Wiser

Santa Barbara author Viola Mecke discusses her new book Aging Wisely. Read story.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

An Interview with Gabriella Klein

A Santa Barbara poet debuts her first book, Land Sparing. Read story.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The Cartel Reviewed

Private investigator turned author Don Winslow writes another gripping tale about Mexican drug lords. Read story.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Fighting Cancer with Confidence

Author Andrea Hutton’s advice from “Bald Is Better with Earrings: A Survivors Guide to Getting Through Breast Cancer.” Read story.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Aija Mayrock Beats the Bullies

Young, Santa Barbara-raised author pens The Survival Guide to Bullying. Read story.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

The Man Who Gave Away His Organs

Richard Levine’s debut book is a collection of stories that are imaginative and provocative throughout, and the writing fluid and evocative. Read story.

Saturday, June 27, 2015
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