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Redeployment by Phil Klay (2014 National Book Award Winner for Fiction)

Redeployment by Phil Klay (2014 National Book Award Winner for Fiction)

FEATURED SHORT FICTION “Phil Klay’s Redeployment takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what happened there, and what happened to the soldiers who returned. Interwoven with themes of brutality and faith, guilt and fear, helplessness and survival, the characters in these stories struggle to make meaning

WRBH Volunteer of the Month: May

WRBH Volunteer of the Month: May

Written and transcribed by Sarah Holtz Our Volunteer of the Month for May is Jillian, who you might recognize from her weekly stint reading the News at Noon. I got the chance to talk with Jillian in Studio One and hear about her background in theater, her international family, and the many places she lived

Doll Baby

FEATURED FICTION “When Ibby Bell’s father dies unexpectedly in the summer of 1964, her mother unceremoniously deposits Ibby with her eccentric grandmother Fannie and throws in her father’s urn for good measure. Fannie’s New Orleans house is like no place Ibby has ever been—and Fannie, who has a tendency to end up in the local


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Redeployment by Phil Klay (2014 National Book Award Winner for Fiction)

Redeployment by Phil Klay (2014 National Book Award Winner for Fiction)

FEATURED SHORT FICTION “Phil Klay’s Redeployment takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what happened there, and what happened to the soldiers who returned. Interwoven with themes of brutality and faith, guilt and fear, helplessness and survival, the characters in these stories struggle to make meaning

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