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Sarah Vowell

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Sarah Vowell is the New York Times bestselling author of nonfiction books on American history and culture, including Unfamiliar FishesThe Wordy ShipmatesAssassination VacationThe Partly Cloudy Patriot, as well as the essay collections Take the Cannoli and Radio On.  She was a contributing editor for This American Life as well as one of the original contributors to McSweeney’s. She has been a columnist for SalonTime and San Francisco Weekly and continues to write occasional essays for the opinion page of the New York Times. Vowell has made numerous appearances on the Late Show with David LettermanLate Night with Conan O’Brien and the Daily Show with Jon Stewart.   She is the voice of teen superhero Violet Parr in Brad Bird’s Academy Award-winning The Incredibles, a Pixar Animation Studios film.  

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