Join me on November 19 at 6:30 pm . . .

Join me on November 19 at 6:30 pm . . .

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. . . for what the Maplewood Public Library has labeled An Evening with Michael Kahn. ...

Was Yogi a Yogi?

Was Yogi a Yogi?

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We in St. Louis joined Baseball Nation in mourning the recent death of baseball legend Yogi ...

A Fun Conversation with Author Jonathan Watkins

A Fun Conversation with Author Jonathan Watkins

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We authors are accustomed to being the interviewees, i.e., the ones giving the answers to the ...

More Monkey Business: Copyright and the World’s Most Famous Monkey Selfie

More Monkey Business: Copyright and the World’s Most Famous Monkey Selfie

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In my other life as an intellectual property lawyer, I receive almost weekly proof that copyright ...

The Donald, the Orangutan and Me: A Little Monkey Business

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As a lawyer by day and an author at night, I've had times when the realm ...

The Big Lebowski Meets The Big Sleep

The Big Lebowski Meets The Big Sleep

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The other night I settled down to watch "The Big Lebowski," a terrific Coen brothers film ...

Trollope versus Hawthorne: Where’s the “Beef”?

Trollope versus Hawthorne: Where’s the “Beef”?

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Anthony TrollopeThere are many reasons to admire the 19th-century British novelist Anthony Trollope, beginning with ...

Justice Scalia’s “Jiggery-Pokery”

Justice Scalia’s “Jiggery-Pokery”

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Say what you will about Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia--and, frankly, there is plenty to say--you ...

A Shout-Out to Poisoned Pen Press

A Shout-Out to Poisoned Pen Press

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On this, the day after Independence Day Weekend, I pause to give a shout-out to my ...

The 6 Great American Baseball Novels

The 6 Great American Baseball Novels

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"Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball." Those words--written ...