Edward P. JonesFiction
Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20070907, 20070209
Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for fiction, Edward P. Jones reveals how he intricately plots all of his creative work in his mind before he even sets pen to paper. In this program, he discusses his writing career, and his prize-winning novel The Known World, as well as his first book Lost in the City and his 2006 short story collection, All Aunt Hagar's Children.
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
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