In 1946, George Orwell articulated the reasons why he put pen to paper in an essay entitled Why I Write.
In this Web series, authors talk about their literary habits and reading preferences,
and examine Orwell's question that lies at the heart of being an author—why they write.

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 Ian Johnson

 

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Robert Lawrence Kuhn

 

L

 Marjorie M. Liu

 

M

Richard McGregor

Anchee Min

Nicole Mones

 

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Peter Navarro

 

O

Kristin Bair O’Keeffe

 

P

Hanna Pakula

Lynn Pan

 

 

Q

Qiu Xiaolong

 

 

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