Amy Waldman

Season 2012 Episode 28 | 28m 48s Video has closed captioning.

Marcia Franklin talks with author Amy Waldman at the Sun Valley Writers’ Conference. Waldman, a former reporter for the New York Times, wrote The Submission, a novel that imagines the controversy that could erupt if a Muslim architect won a competition to design the 9/11 memorial at Ground Zero. Franklin talks with Waldman about the themes and characters in her book, and her next work.

Aired: 10/11/12

Rating: TV-G

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