Richard Vernon

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Fun, Fantasy, and Other Deep Truths

by Richard Vernon 05-01-2012

Nick Harkaway, writer of novels that brim with humor and meaning, talks about legacy, not-so-silly writing, and the moral to our stories.

The Story of Everything

by Richard Vernon 09-01-2011

The Tree of Life, directed by Terrence Malick. Fox Searchlight Pictures.

Along the Fault Line

by Richard Vernon 01-01-2011
Poet and journalist Eliza Griswold tells stories from the 10th parallel, where Isam and Christianity meet.

Extended Interview with Eliza Griswold

by Richard Vernon 01-01-2011

I met Eliza Griswold in a Starbucks round the corner from her apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.

Rough, Mystic Beauty

by Richard Vernon 12-01-2010

Say God: Songs and Poems of Daniel Higgs. Thrill Jockey.

Hearing Voices

by Richard Vernon 02-01-2009
Oral history: Ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances, in their own words.

Entering the Fair Trade Zone

by Richard Vernon 05-01-2007

The Scottish district of East Renfrewshire has—along with towns, villages, schools, and more than 1,000 churches throughout Britain—recently secured "fair trade status." Ken Macintosh,

A Case Study in the Possible

by Richard Vernon 05-01-2007

How Britain's Traidcraft went from church hall to the London Stock Exchange, without losing the faith.

Aliens and Angels

by Richard Vernon 11-01-2005

Themes of faith, justice, and fantasy mark the world of teen reads.

Creep Fest

by Richard Vernon 04-01-2005
The attack of the chiller flicks.