Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20040922
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Independence Day talks with Angela Elam about the craft of the short story. He reads from his collection of short stories, A Multitude of Sins, and recalls his early struggles as a writer of short fiction.
We go to the archives to revisit a program that examines important African-American writers, beginning with the 18th century's Phyllis Wheatley and concluding with former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove. This show also features the late Margaret Walk...
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