Colum McCann's Radical Empathy in The New York Times Magazine, May 30, 2013
KCRW BookWorm Interview (on Let the Great World Spin: listen online or download)
Colum McCann in Literature Critcism Online critical overview, interview, further reading
Colum McCann in Contemporary Authors Online biography
"Locksley Hall" by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, from
Taylor Antrim in The Daily Beast, June 23, 2009
Jonathan Mahler in The New York Times, July 29, 2009
Tim Adams in The Guardian, August 29, 2009
Stewart, Jack. Graffiti kings : New York City mass transit art of the 1970s. New York : Melcher Media/Abrams, 2009.
Rosenblum, Constance. Boulevard of dreams : heady times, heartbreak, and hope along the Grand Concourse in the Bronx. New York : New York University Press, c2009.
80 blocks from Tiffany's. an Above Average Production in association with Late Nite Productions ; produced & directed by Gary Weis. 1979.
Brooks, Michael W. Subway city : riding the trains, reading New York. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c1997.
Quinney, Richard. Once upon an island. Madison, WI : Borderland Books, c2011.
Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War : a political, social, and military history. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1998.
Wright, Bruce. Black Robes, White Justice. Secaucus, N.J. : L. Stuart, c1987.
The artworks currently on display in the Education Gallery reflect a variety of cultures and time periods and explore themes found throughout Let the Great World Spin, including balance, flight, city life, and the war in Vietnam.
New York City: anti-Vietnam war demonstration in Bryant Park, 1974.
From the Ronald Reis Photographs Collection, Archive of Documentary Arts, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University Libraries.