TITLE: Thomas Mallon
SPEAKER: Thomas Mallon
EVENT DATE: 09/08/2001
RUNNING TIME: 26 minutes
Speaker Biography: Thomas Mallon is a novelist, essayist and reviewer who received the Ingram Merrill Award for outstanding work as a writer in 1994. His essays and reviews have appeared in Harper's, The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review and The Washington Post Book World. Notable among his essays are "Stolen Words: Forays into the Origins and Ravages of Plagiarism" and "In Fact: Essays on Writers and Writing." His novels, based on real characters and situations in U.S. history, include "Dewey Defeats Truman," "Aurora 7," "Two Moons" and "Henry and Clara." He resides in Westport, Conn.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2001