ON JAN. 24, HOUSTON nonprofit Inprint continues its Margarett Root Brown Reading Series with a livestreamed event featuring two rising stars on the literary scene.

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BRENÉ BROWN, WHO has been called “America’s Therapist,” is every alpha dude’s worst nightmare: an attractive, 55-year-old research professor and best-selling author, with blond highlights and a penchant for denim jackets and turquoise jewelry, who believes vulnerability and allowing oneself to be perceived as weak is actually the key to innovation and leadership.

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WHEN WELL-READ Houstonians think of famous graduates of Lamar High School, one name comes immediately to mind: Donald Barthelme, the author of more than a hundred experimental short stories, many of them published in The New Yorker. But there's another that might not be on the tip of tongue — James Lee Burke, the author of some 41 novels, the majority of which have been runaway bestsellers.

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