Where the Past Begins

Novelist Amy Tan reflected on her writing life at the 18th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

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Where the Past Begins

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Program ID:
449746-22
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 01, 2018 | 12:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2018 | 12:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Sep 01, 2018 | 12:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2018 | 11:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2018 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2018 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 2018 | 12:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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