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Still Lisa

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 9:13 am

Lisa Genova ’92 just wanted to honor her grandmother. What she did was write a best-selling novel about Alzheimer’s

June's cover Mom

Monday, June 1, 2009 9:00 am

Raising Maine magazine put Amy Robbins-Winslow ’92 of Belfast and her 3-year-old...

"Still Alice" author Lisa Genova

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 12:12 pm

The WCSH-TV news magazine 207 features Lisa Genova ’92, author of Still...

Genova '92, author of best-selling Still Alice, visits Bates

Thursday, May 21, 2009 3:35 pm

Lisa Genova '92, whose self-published novel about a professor succumbing to early-onset Alzheimer's disease became a best-seller earlier this year, offers a talk and reading at Bates on May 20.

The evolution of TV cooking

Thursday, May 14, 2009 9:25 am

Time magazine reviews Watching What We Eat: The Evolution of Television Cooking...

Genova '92, author of best-selling Still Alice, to visit

Thursday, May 7, 2009 1:47 pm

Lisa Genova, a member of the Bates College class of 1992 whose...

In Praise of Melancholy author to speak

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 3:55 pm

Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote to America's culture of "happiness at all costs," visits Bates College to give a talk called "The Power of Melancholy" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout reflects on writing

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 9:44 am

Maine Public Broadcasting reporter Tom Porter interviews Elizabeth Strout ’77, winner of...

College Lecture Series presents in 'Praise of Melancholy' author

Thursday, April 23, 2009 1:24 pm

Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote...

Elizabeth Strout ’77 wins Pulitzer for fiction

Monday, April 20, 2009 5:21 pm

The 2009 Pulitzer Prizes were announced Monday. Elizabeth Strout ’77 has received the 2009 award for fiction for "Olive Kitteridge." Read one of the first stories on her award, in the Los Angeles Times.

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