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Theodore Rosengarten

Fiction

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 19880108

Rosengarten won the National Book Award in 1974 for ALL GOD'S DANGERS: THE LIFE OF NATE SHAW, and the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1986 for TOMBEE: PORTRAIT OF A COTTON PLANTER. Here he reads from ALL GOD'S DANGERS.

| Interview Year: 1988 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: NBA, NBCC |

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