Dialogue

Richard Russo

Season 2012 Episode 35 | 28m 46s Video has closed captioning.

Marcia Franklin talks with Pulitzer-Prize winning novelist Richard Russo about his latest book, Elsewhere: A Memoir. The book describes the complicated relationship Russo had with his mother, who raised him, but who needed assistance herself. He and Franklin also discuss the themes of his other works, the process of adapting his books for the screen, and his upcoming projects.

Aired: 11/30/12

Rating: TV-G

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Major funding provided by the Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation

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