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Literary House

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Who are some recent visitors to The Rose O’Neill Literary House?

Prose writers Daniel Handler (a.k.a. Lemony Snicket), James McBride, Colum McCann, Irina Reyn, Kari Lyderson, Gabriel Thompson, Dan Chaon, Debra Spark, Mary Gordon, Jeff Talarigo, Hannah Tinti, Dan Kennedy, David Henry Sterry, Sarah Payne Stuart, Lauren Groff, Dylan Landis, Anna Solomon, Jim Shepard, Brian Slattery, Junot Diaz, Drew Bunting, Brian Wecht, John Barth, Mary Karr, Jane Smiley, Siobhan Fallon, Roy Kesey, Joe Matthews, Rodrigo Fresan, Anthony Swofford, Lelia Aboulela, and Nurrudin Farah.

Poets Patricia Smith, Ted Kooser, Claudia Rankine, H.L. Hix, Deborah Landau, Idra Novey, Charles Bernstein, Rhina Espaillat, Yona Harvey, Ryan Teitman, Steve Kistulentz, Michelle Chan Brown, Natasha Trethewey, Kristin Naca, Dora Malech, Jason Schneiderman, Arisa White, and Chad Parmenter.

Webcomics Jeph Jacques of Questionable Content, Aaron Diaz of Dresden Codak, and Kate Beaton of Hark! A Vagrant.

Humorists George Saunders and Jonathan Ames, and The Onion’s features editor, Joe Garden.

Fantasy authors and graphic narrativists Neil Gaiman and Emmanuel Guibert, and historical mystery writer Peter J. Heck.

Historians Henry Wiencek and Donna Lucey, Adam Goodheart, Ned Sublette, S.T. Joshi and Michael Gray.

Journalists Dale Maharidge, Michael Williamson and Jeff Biggers. 

Playwright J.T. Rogers and KJ Sanchez.

Rock critics/radio hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot.

Editors Webster Younce, Philip Gourevitch of The Paris Review, and Scott Stossel of Atlantic Monthly.

Musicians Clare Burson, Paul Wienfield and DMC of Run-DMC.

Artists Pat Oleszko, Family Filter, and ArcheDream.

Fashion designer Andrae Gonzalo.

Former NYT food critic Amanda Hesser.

Literary critic Stephen Burt.

Sportswriter Stefan Fatsis.

NYT political reporter Jim Rutenberg, and WSJ columnist and CNBC bureau chief John Harwood.