Notable Quotable: Luis Alberto Urrea on laughter
"Laughter is the human condition much more than sorrow and tears and suffering. Even at the worst possible time of your life, people are funny. And that's what gives you hope." -- Luis Alberto Urrea
Luis Urrea is just one of the newest members of our Big Read family. Visit the NEA News Room to find out which two titles will join the Big Read next year, and to find out how to apply for 2014-2015. And don't forget to tune into our Art Works podcast on Urrea for Josephine Reed's full interview with him.