The Role of Fiction in History

The panelists talked about historical fiction and explained how they approach writing such books. The authors talk about the relationship between… read more

The Role of Fiction in History The panelists talked about historical fiction and explained how they approach writing such books. The authors talk about the relationship between historical facts and elements of fiction within the novel, and how to balance the two. They also responded to questions from the audience. Ms. Long moderated the panel.

Ms. Long is the author of Where the Sun Never Shines. Mr. Baker is the author of Paradise Alley. Mr. Goodman is the author of The Shadow of God: A Novel of War and Faith. Mr. Kelley is the author of The Captain’s Wife. close

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Program ID:
173795-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Nov 09, 2002 | 9:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 09, 2003 | 7:30am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Nov 09, 2002 | 9:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 09, 2002 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 10, 2002 | 3:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 06, 2003 | 5:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 08, 2003 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 09, 2003 | 7:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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