Q&A with Edmund Morris

Edmund Morris talked about his book, This Living Hand: And Other Essays, his forthcoming book on Thomas Edison and his career as a… read more

Edmund Morris talked about his book, This Living Hand: And Other Essays, his forthcoming book on Thomas Edison and his career as a biographer of presidents and other notable historical figures. He also spoke about his experiences at White House get togethers with historians and presidents, his influences, and his approach to writing and choosing his subjects.

Mr. Morris was born and educated in South Africa. In addition to This Living Hand, he has written books on Theodore Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, and Beethoven. He is the husband of writer Sylvia Jukes Morris. close

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

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 10, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 11, 2014

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  • Aug 10, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 10, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 11, 2014 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 11, 2014 | 5:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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