Happy Birthday Lawrence Wright!
Lawrence Wright (born 1947 – U.S. nonfiction author, screenwriter – The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11.
Read the Wikipedia article about Lawrence Wright
Visit Lawrence Wright’s website
Listen to a 2016 Old Globe Theatre podcast interview of Lawrence Wright here
“I think of my characters as donkeys. This seems like a pejorative term but a donkey is a beast of burden, and he can carry the reader into a world that he’s never been in, and he can carry a lot of information on his back…” (at minute 16:30 of podcast)
Watch this 2007 Google talk by Lawrence Wright