Stories tagged: Kim Barker
Fri., March 4, 2016
Movie review: Tina Fey’s war correspondent is a bit too glib in ‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’
The film stars Tina Fey as a battle-untested TV news producer and writer thrown into the war correspondent game in Afghanistan, in the middle of the last decade.
Thu., March 3, 2016, noon
Reporter’s war experiences fodder for ‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’
Former S-R reporter Kim Barker wades into the film world as her memoir is adapted and fictionalized for Tina Fey’s latest movie.
Sun., Feb. 23, 2014
Book Notes: Linda Hogan next up in GU Writers Series
Linda Hogan, the Chickasaw poet, novelist, storyteller and playwright, is coming to Spokane this week as part of the Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series. Hogan will speak at 7:30 p.m. …
Sun., May 1, 2011
Book Notes: Barker to read from ‘Taliban Shuffle’
Here’s an acclaimed Afghan war memoir with a Spokane connection: “Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan,” by Kim Barker. Barker’s byline is familiar to longtime readers of The Spokesman-Review, since …