Scott Russell Sanders

Indiana author Scott Russell Sanders, moderator for the Public Conversation, has published 19 books, including novels, short stories, and literary nonfiction. His work appears regularly in many publications including Harper’s, Audubon, Orion, and Georgia Review, among others. His latest book, A Conservationist Manifesto, will be published in spring 2009. Sanders has received numerous literary awards and recently received one of the inaugural Indiana Humanities Awards. He is Distinguished Professor of English at Indiana University.