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Marilynne Robinson


Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20110805, 20101029

In this interview in front of an audience at the Kansas City Public Library, Marilynne Robinson, winner of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize and more recently the 2009 Orange Prize for Fiction, discusses her classic 1980 novel, Housekeeping, as part of the NEA's Big Read program. She also reads from her most recent novel, Home, which is a sequel of sorts to the Pulitzer-winning Gilead.

| Subject Matter: National Endowment for the Arts, Big Read Program, Family History, Midwest | Interview Year: 2010 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: National Book Critics Circle Award, Pulitzer Prize, Orange Prize |

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