Elizabeth Cox, a teacher of creative writing at MIT and the author of five books, has garnered an armful of honors.
Stephen Alter, the author of eight books, has spent his life journeying between Indian and American cultures.
Prof. Pablo Boczkowski recently wrote "Digitizing the News," a new book that investigates how daily newspapers in America have entered the online world.
Research scientist Karl Iagnemma recently published a book of short stories. Now, Warner Brothers is turning it into a movie that will be produced by Brad Pitt.
Visiting Prof. Frances Moore Lappé is writing a sequel to her 1971 blockbuster, "Diet for a Small Planet."
Prof. Clarence G. Williams writes a book detailing the experiences of MIT's black students, faculty, and staff.