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Ernest J. Gaines


Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19891208

Gaines reads from a collection of short stories, BLOODLINE, and discusses place, race, and the past, topics he refers to as obsessions of Southern writers. He also talks about his improbable life, which started on a Louisiana plantation.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1989 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: NBCC |

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