Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19920605, 19910628
Jane Smiley, author of the acclaimed The Age of Grief, reads from her book of novellas, Ordinary Love and Good Will, and talks about her writing. Smiley, who won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for A Thousand Acres, also discusses her fascination with things Nordic and her sometimes strange writing habits.
In the second half of this interview, Patricia Smith, a 2017 National Endowment for the Arts fellow, reads from her book Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah...
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