FORA.tv Speaker - Susan Orlean

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Biography

Susan Orlean has written for The New Yorker since 1987. Many of her pieces are collected in "The Bullfighter Checks Her Makeup: My Encounters with Extraordinary People" and "My Kind of Place: Travel Stories from a Woman Who's Been Everywhere." Her book "The Orchid Thief," which originated as a piece for the magazine, was the basis of the Spike Jonze film "Adaptation." She is working on a book about Rin Tin Tin.

2 Programs

Susan Orlean and Alexandra Horowitz: Writing About Dogs

03.25.15 | 01:10:13 min | 0 comments

Tales Out of School 2: A New Yorker Night with the Moth

10.02.10 | 01:31:53 min | 0 comments