Jonathan Lethem

Jonathan Lethem

Jonathan Allen Lethem is an American writer. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Lethem trained to be an artist before moving to California and devoting his time to writing. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jonathan Lethem has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 982 views per program. Most appearances with Judith Thurman (2). Most common tag: Arts & Literature.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Tribute to Philip Roth

    Tribute to Philip Roth

    Philip Roth, author of over twenty novels, including Goodbye Columbus, Portnoy’s Complaint, American Pastoral and The Human Stain and the…

  • <em>The Little Book of Plagiarism</em>

    The Little Book of Plagiarism

    Judge Richard Posner talked about his book The Little Book of Plagiarism, published by Pantheon. He discussed contemporary notions of…

  • National Book Critics Circle Awards

    National Book Critics Circle Awards

    Finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Award read excerpts from their submissions. Awards were then presented for…

  • Literature at the End of the 20th Century

    Literature at the End of the 20th Century

    Several authors discussed the best and worst aspects of 20th century literature and prospects for the future. They focused…

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