6/25/17: Russell Banks

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Russell Banks
Award-winning author Russell Banks grew up in a working-class world that has played a major role in shaping his writing. A prolific writer of fiction, his titles include, The Darling, The Sweet Hereafter, Cloudsplitter, Rule of the Bone, Affliction, Lost Memory of Skin, and a collection of short stories titled A Permanent Member of the Family. Both Affliction and The Sweet Hereafter, were adapted into feature films which received widespread critical acclaim. Learn more here. (10/15/11, 6/25/17 Tim Carpenter)