TITLE: E.L. Doctorow: Book Fest 05
SPEAKER: E.L. Doctorow
EVENT DATE: 2005/09/24
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 32 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Author E.L. Doctorow at the 2005 National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: E. L. Doctorow, one of America's preeminent authors, has twice received the National Book Critics Circle Award, the National Book Award, the PEN/Faulkner Award, the Edith Wharton Citation For Fiction and the William Dean Howells medal of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Besides novels, including "'Ragtime," "Billy Bathgate" and "City of God," he has published a volume of selected essays, "Jack London, Hemingway, and the Constitution," and a play, "Drinks Before Dinner," which was produced by the New York Shakespeare Festival. His most recent novel is "The March" (Penguin, 2005). He lives in New York.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2005