Author Lorrie Moore returns with first novel in 11 years
Broadcast: Midmorning, 10/08/2009, 10:06 a.m.
Great stories rise out of the wounds we experience, according to Wisconsin writer Lorrie Moore. She's out with a new book that explores our collective anxiety since 9-11.
- Lorrie Moore: Author and professor of creative writing at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Her latest novel is "A Gate at the Stairs."
- Hate, Love, Chores: Lorrie Moore's Midwest Chronicle
- NPR interview with Lorrie Moore
- Moore excerpt in New Yorker