Exploring The Literary World of George Saunders

Jan 14, 2014

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.

George Saunders is the author of 'Tenth of December.'

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 DecemberIn 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.