Book Discussion on The Warrior

The Warrior: A Mother’s Story of a Son at War is Frances Richey’s collection of poetry that reflects her feelings of loss and… read more

The Warrior: A Mother’s Story of a Son at War is Frances Richey’s collection of poetry that reflects her feelings of loss and anxiety while her son served two tours in Iraq as a Green Beret. Ms. Richey read from her work at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Women’s Club in West Point, New York. Her son, Major Ben Richey, appeared with her. They responded to questions from the audience.

Frances Richey is the author of the poetry collection, The Burning Point. close

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

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Book Discussion on The Warrior

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West Point, New York, United States
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Aug 16, 2008

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  • Aug 16, 2008 | 9:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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