By Karen Robin­son /​eyevine/​Redux. Author Richard Ford has built his impres­sive writ­ing career by pro­duc­ing award-win­ning, high­ly regard­ed fic­tion that includes, among oth­er nov­els and short fic­tion, 1986’s The Sports­writer and its 1995 sequel, Inde­pen­dence Day , for which he earned a Pulitzer Prize. This spring, the 73-year-old explores […]