Sarah Jane Vowell is an American author, journalist, essayist, social commentator and actress. Often referred to as a "social observer," Vowell has written seven nonfiction books on American history and culture, most recently 'Lafayette in the Somewhat United States' which was published in 2015. She was a contributing editor for the radio program 'This American Life' on Public Radio International from 1996 to 2008, where she produced numerous commentaries and documentaries and toured the country in many of the program's live shows. Wikipedia*
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Sarah Vowell has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 Speech as a Contributing Editor for the This American Life of the Public Radio International. The year with the most videos was 2011 with two videos. Most common tags: U.S. History, Hawaii, U.S. Revolutionary War.