Fall for the Book Festival

Ms. Lowry talked about her forthcoming book Her Dream of Dreams: The Rise and Triumph of Madam C. J. Walker, to be published by Alfred… read more

Ms. Lowry talked about her forthcoming book Her Dream of Dreams: The Rise and Triumph of Madam C. J. Walker, to be published by Alfred A. Knopf. Mme. Walker is an early African-American entrepreneur. 

Ms. Lowry also talked about her book Crossed Over: A Murder, A Memoir, published by Random House. The book is about the friendship she developed with Karla Faye Tucker, a death-row prisoner in Texas. Ms. Lowry began visiting her shortly after a hit-and-run driver killed her son Peter in 1984. The book is about the friendship she developed and her thoughts about death as well as about Ms. Tucker’s circumstances. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Fall for the Book Festival

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Program ID:
173887-3
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 8, 2002
Last Aired:
Feb 17, 2003

Airing Details

  • Dec 08, 2002 | 10:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 2002 | 11:56am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 04, 2003 | 10:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2003 | 9:56pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 17, 2003 | 1:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
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