Book Discussion on To Catch the Lightning

Alan Cheuse talked about To Catch the Lightning (Sourcebooks Landmark; October 1, 2008). His novel is based on the life of photographer… read more

Alan Cheuse talked about To Catch the Lightning (Sourcebooks Landmark; October 1, 2008). His novel is based on the life of photographer Edward Curtis, who photographed Native American tribes in the early 20th century. During his presentation he read a chapter from the book.

Alan Cheuse is the author of numerous books, including the memoir, Fall out of Heaven and the novel The Light Possessed. Mr. Cheuse has been reviewing books for NPR’s “All Things Considered” for over twenty-five years. He currently teaches writing at George Mason University and at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers. close

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Book Discussion on To Catch the Lightning

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Program ID:
283950-3
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Key West, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Feb 22, 2009
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 2009

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  • Feb 22, 2009 | 7:05am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2009 | 5:12am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 2009 | 1:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 2:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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