Wed, Jul 11, 2012 -- 10:00 AM
The Secret History of PseudonymsDownload audio (MP3)
Why do writers use pen names? For many, it's to conceal their gender. For others, it's an attempt to hide a criminal past. Carmela Ciuraru's book "Nom de Plume" reveals the stories behind some of the most famous pseudonyms in literary history.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Carmela Ciuraru, author of "Nom de Plume: A (Secret) History of Pseudonyms"
Also, please note that your comments could be read on air. We may edit them for clarity or brevity, and we will use only your first name to identify you on the air.