Vietnam Writers

Moderated by Mr. Fuller, the panelists discussed books they have written about the Vietnam War and its aftermath. After their… read more

Moderated by Mr. Fuller, the panelists discussed books they have written about the Vietnam War and its aftermath. After their presentations they responded to audience members' questions.

Philip Caputo wrote A Rumor of War (1976) and many subsequent novels. Jack Fuller wrote the novel Fragments (1984). Larry Heinemann wrote the National Book Award-winning Paco’s Story (1986). Robert Olen Butler wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning A Good Scent From a Strange Mountain (1992). close

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Program ID:
195456-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Dec 23, 2006
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 2009

Airing Details

  • Dec 23, 2006 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2006 | 2:14pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2007 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 2009 | 12:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 14, 2009 | 6:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 12:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 6:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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