The Art of the Memoir

Authors discussed what prompted them to write memoirs and their plans for future books. They also focused on how writing a memoir changed their… read more

Authors discussed what prompted them to write memoirs and their plans for future books. They also focused on how writing a memoir changed their relationships with their families and the writing profession. Hickam is the author of Rocket Boys, the basis for the new movie, “October Sky.” McCourt is the author of A Monk Swimming. Davidson is the author of Three Women of the 60's. See is the author of On Gold Mountain. After their panel discussion they took questions from the audience. close

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The Art of the Memoir

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Program ID:
122722-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 24, 1999 | 2:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 11, 1999 | 9:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 24, 1999 | 2:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 24, 1999 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 25, 1999 | 12:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 1999 | 12:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 1999 | 6:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 1999 | 9:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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