Francine Prose

Francine Prose

Francine Prose is an American writer of novels, non-fiction books, and short story collections. She is a Visiting Professor of Literature at Bard College, and was formerly president of PEN American Center. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Francine Prose has 14 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2004 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 1,061 views per program. Most appearances with Christopher Hitchens (3), Barbara Skigen (3), James Atlas (2). Most common tags: Arts & Literature, Humanitarian Issues.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 9 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Vice President, PEN American Center Videos: 1


President, PEN American Center c. March 20, 2007 - c. January 1, 2009 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • <em>By the Book</em>

    By the Book

    Pamela Paul, Nicholson Baker, Walter Mosley, Ann Patchett, and Francine Prose talked about Ms. Paul’s anthology, By the…

  • <em>Feminism in Writing Today</em>

    Feminism in Writing Today

    Three acclaimed writers discuss the authors who passed feminism on to them and influenced how they write about women. They…

  • Panel on Censorship

    Panel on Censorship

    Panelists from PEN American Center spoke about censorship. Sam Tannenhaus moderated. Ms. Menendez concluded by reading a list of journalists…

  • <em>Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife</em>

    Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife

    Francine Prose talked about her book Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife (Harper; September 29, 2009). In her book she…

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