Stephen Colbert contributed to this lively volume of The Best American Nonrequired Reading. It boasts the best in fiction, nonfiction, alternative comics, screenplays, blogs, and anything else, compiled by Dave Eggers and students from his San Francisco writing center. Other contributors include Alison Bechdel, Scott Carrier, Lee Klein, and Matt Klam.
Stephen gives an overview of the book:
Born and raised in South Carolina, Stephen Colbert began making a name for himself in Chicago as a member of the famed Second City improv troupe where he met Amy Sedaris and Paul Dinello. After several years at Second City, the threesome moved to New York City and, along with...