President Barack Obama and Pulitzer Prize winning writer Marilynne Robinson, who was born and raised in Sandpoint, Idaho, met in 2015 at the State Library of Iowa in Des Moines for a wide-ranging discussion.
President Barack Obama and Pulitzer Prize winning writer Marilynne Robinson, who was born and raised in Sandpoint, Idaho, met in 2015 at the State Library of Iowa in Des Moines for a wide-ranging discussion. Andrew Harnik AP
President Barack Obama and Pulitzer Prize winning writer Marilynne Robinson, who was born and raised in Sandpoint, Idaho, met in 2015 at the State Library of Iowa in Des Moines for a wide-ranging discussion. Andrew Harnik AP

Idaho native’s essays reflect a profound and generous mind

February 24, 2018 11:03 AM