A MacArthur genius, a Guggenheim fellow and now a finalist place for the National Book Award — author George Saunders is riding high on a wave of success.
In the second part of Tuesday's Up to Date, we speak with him about his latest collection of somber, yet hopeful, short stories.
- George Saunders, author of Tenth of December, In Persuasion Nation and The Braindead Megaphone
HEAR MORE: George Saunders speaks at 7 p.m., Jan. 14 at Unity Temple on The Plaza, 707 W. 47th Street, Kansas City, Mo. For ticket information, contact Rainy Day Books.