Dialogue Writers Collection

    Since 1994, 'Dialogue' on Idaho Public Television has aired interviews with more than 150 authors. This collection coalesces all those conversations. Listen to Pulitzer Prize winners discuss their work, including Doris Kearns Goodwin, Anthony Doerr, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, Frank McCourt, Annette Gordon-Reed and David Halberstam, as well as journalists, poets, playwrights and screenwriters.

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist Robert MacNeil

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    Journalist Robert MacNeil

    Discussion with veteran journalist and author Robert MacNeil.

    Journalist Robert MacNeil

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Abraham Verghese

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    Abraham Verghese

    Host Marcia Franklin talks with Dr. Abraham Verghese, an author and Stanford professor.

    Abraham Verghese

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue The Making of Bravo

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    The Making of Bravo

    Marcia continues her talk with the producers of a documentary about the Siege of Khe Sanh.

    The Making of Bravo

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Lawrence Wright

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    Author Lawrence Wright

    Marcia Franklin talks with journalist and author Lawrence Wright.

    Author Lawrence Wright

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Jamaica Kincaid

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    Author Jamaica Kincaid

    Marcia Franklin talks with author Jamaica Kincaid about her life and work.

    Author Jamaica Kincaid

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Writer Andrew Aydin

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    Writer Andrew Aydin

    Marcia Franklin talks with author Andrew Aydin about the comic book series, ‘March.’

    Writer Andrew Aydin

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Diplomat Shashi Tharoor

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    Diplomat Shashi Tharoor

    Diplomat, author Shashi Tharoor discusses book regarding India's role in global economy.

    Diplomat Shashi Tharoor

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue The Big Outside: Michael Lanza

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    The Big Outside: Michael Lanza

    Marcia Franklin talks with outdoor writer Michael Lanza.

    The Big Outside: Michael Lanza

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Historian Douglas Brinkley

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    Historian Douglas Brinkley

    Marcia Franklin talks with historian Douglas Brinkley about his works.

    Historian Douglas Brinkley

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Representative John Lewis

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    Representative John Lewis

    Marcia Franklin talks with Rep. John Lewis about the American civil rights movement.

    Representative John Lewis

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Stephen Breyer

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    Stephen Breyer

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer discusses his judicial philosophy.

    Stephen Breyer

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Yiyun Li

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    Author Yiyun Li

    Marcia Franklin talks with Chinese-American author Yiyun Li about her works.

    Author Yiyun Li

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue How to Enjoy the Big Outside

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    How to Enjoy the Big Outside

    Marcia Franklin continues her conversation with outdoor writer Michael Lanza.

    How to Enjoy the Big Outside

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Kevin Powers

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    Author Kevin Powers

    Franklin interviews author and veteran Kevin Powers about The Yellow Birds.

    Author Kevin Powers

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Historian Nathaniel Philbrick

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    Historian Nathaniel Philbrick

    Marcia Franklin talks with historian Nathaniel Philbrick about his works.

    Historian Nathaniel Philbrick

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Michael Hoffman 1999

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    Michael Hoffman 1999

    Marcia Franklin talks with filmmaker Michael Hoffman about the themes of his movies.

    Michael Hoffman 1999

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author James McPherson

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    Author James McPherson

    A conversation with Civil War Historian James McPherson

    Author James McPherson

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Singer/Songwriter Eilen Jewell

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    Singer/Songwriter Eilen Jewell

    Marcia Franklin talks with singer/songwriter Eilen Jewell, who also performs some songs.

    Singer/Songwriter Eilen Jewell

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Ishmael Beah, Former Child Soldier

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    Ishmael Beah, Former Child Soldier

    Former child soldier Ishmael Beah talks about his book, A Long Way Gone.

    Ishmael Beah, Former Child Soldier

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Robert Egger

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    Robert Egger

    Rethinking America's nonprofits with Robert Egger.

    Robert Egger

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Novelist Dinaw Mengestu

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    Novelist Dinaw Mengestu

    Marcia Franklin talks with novelist Dinaw Mengestu about his works.

    Novelist Dinaw Mengestu

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Hemingway

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    Hemingway

    Marcia Franklin talks with Hemingway experts about the writer's legacy.

    Hemingway

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Alexandra Fuller

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    Alexandra Fuller

    Marcia Franklin talks with author Alexandra Fuller.

    Alexandra Fuller

    Video thumbnail: Dialogue Tim Egan

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    Tim Egan

    Marcia Franklin talks with Tim Egan about his book on the Dust Bowl.

    Tim Egan