Pop Life: Literature and Culture
The Prize for American Fiction spring event features longtime friends Colson Whitehead and Kevin Young, a poet and the new director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, in a lively conversation on how pop culture influences art. Moderated by best-selling author and pop culture expert Isaac Fitzgerald.
Fitzgerald, Isaac - Young, Kevin - Whitehead, Colson
Ghosh, Amitav - Proulx, Annie - Brannen, Peter
Stories From a Fallen World: A Tribute to Denis Johnson
Authors Jonathan Franzen, Elliot Ackerman, Sam Quinones, and writer/producer Elizabeth Cuthrell join Marie Arana to discuss intersections of war, addiction and discontent in the work of Denis Johnson, winner of the 2017 Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction.
Quinones, Sam - Cuthrell, Elizabeth - Ackerman, Elliot - Franzen, Jonathan - Arana, Marie