Writing Memoirs

Charles McGrath moderated a panel discussion on memoir writing. Panelists discussed their writings and the truthfulness of… read more

Charles McGrath moderated a panel discussion on memoir writing. Panelists discussed their writings and the truthfulness of memoirs. 

Daniel Mendelsohn is the author of The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, published by HarperCollins. Malika Oufkir is the author of Freedom: The Story of My Second Life, published by Miramax. Abigail Thomas is the author of A Three Dog Life: A Memoir, published by Harcourt. Edmund White is the author of My Lives: An Autobiography, published by Ecco.

The panel “Memoirs: The Truth About Looking Back” was part of the second annual New York Times Great Read in The Park, held in Bryant Park. close

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

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Writing Memoirs

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 2006
Last Aired:
Nov 24, 2006

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  • Nov 18, 2006 | 3:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2006 | 12:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 2006 | 2:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
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