Book Discussion on Good Prose

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Kidder and former executive editor of The Atlantic Richard Todd talked about their book, Good Prose:… read more

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Kidder and former executive editor of The Atlantic Richard Todd talked about their book, Good Prose: The Art of Nonfiction - Stories and Advice from a Lifetime of Writing and Editing, in which they recount their working relationship and offer advice on writing non-fiction. Mr. Kidder and Mr. Todd present their thoughts on the challenges inherent to the genre and the realities of making a living as a writer. They spoke at the Boston Public Library. close

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Book Discussion on Good Prose

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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Feb 16, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 17, 2013

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  • Feb 16, 2013 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 17, 2013 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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