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Biography

Julia Whitty is a writer and former documentary filmmaker. She is the author of Deep Blue Home: An Intimate Ecology of Our Wild Ocean, due out July 2010, and of The Fragile Edge, a book on coral reefs, winner of a PEN USA Literary Award, the John Burroughs Medal, the Kiriyama Prize, and finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize.

Her short story collection A Tortoise for the Queen of Tonga won an O. Henry and was a finalist for the PEN Hemingway Award.

2 Programs

Julia Whitty: Deep Blue Home

07.14.10 | 00:58:16 min | 1 comment

Julia Whitty and Daniel Kammen

01.16.07 | 00:59:55 min | 1 comment
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