Alumni, Books & Arts
Jeff Gire, 30 Jul 2013
He has a brand-new top-selling book, but viral internet fame is pushing Reza Aslan ’95 even further into the spotlight.
Steven Boyd Saum, 1 May 2013
To tell the story of Bob Miller ’67 is to tell the coming-of-age tale of Las Vegas itself. And it’s the chronicle of a man who served a decade as governor of Nevada. Quite a journey for the son of an illegal bookie from Chicago.
Steven Boyd Saum, 16 Apr 2013
Nevada's former governor talks politics, family, and how the past is never really past. Which is why his new memoir—also the epic tale of Las Vegas—is called Son of a Gambling Man.
SCM, 21 Feb 2013
James W. Douglass '60 researches the murder of Gandhi, Joe Wolff '67, M.A. '72 offers up a delectable guide to the cafes of San Francisco, Gary Keister '62 summons up the landscapes and seascapes of the Northwest, and more.
John Dear, S.J., 29 Jun 2012
In his new book, Jim Douglass '60 writes about Gandhi and his mission for peace through nonviolence.
Steven Boyd Saum, 24 May 2012
Fate and design, weather and the story of beauty: painting as a way of life for Mark Alsterlind '76
Sam Scott '96, 24 May 2012
Dante "Dan" Pastorini '71 reveals his past "fast-lane lifestyle" and his journey to a better self in his book Taking Flak: My Life in the Fast Lane.
David McKay Wilson, 5 Apr 2012
The ghost of Woody Guthrie stalks the stage in a one-man show starring Rob Tepper '00.
Santa Clara Magazine, 5 Apr 2012
Khaled Hosseini '88 releases The Kite Runner in graphic novel form, Thomas R. Pegram '78 reexamines the Ku Klux Klan, Claire Rudolf Murphy '73 brings a tale of persistance to children, plus others are featured.
Spring 2012 | IN PRINT
Jeremy Herb '08 , 12 Jan 2012
Gen-Xers and Millennials unite! As journalist Barbara Kelley '70 shows in the book she co-authored with her daughter, you have nothing to lose but your angst over not having it all.
Winter 2012 | BOOKS