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.

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.

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,

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.