Author Richard Powers won a Pulitzer Prize for his novel, "The Overstory."

Author Richard Powers won a Pulitzer Prize for his novel, “The Overstory.”

Dean D. Dixon

 

  

  • Last year’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Overstory,” takes place largely in the forests of the Pacific Northwest. In fact, the trees themselves are almost like characters in the book. Author Richard Powers discusses his book, his life, and what forests can tell us about humanity.

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