Scout Dialogue: Writers Collection

Tayari Jones: Sun Valley Writers' Conference

Special | 28m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Novelist Tayari Jones describes the process of writing “An American Marriage,” a novel that chronicles the trajectory of a marriage when one of the spouses is wrongfully convicted of a crime. Jones talks with Marcia about the serendipity that led to the book’s characters, as well as how her writing is informed by the experiences of her parents, who were both active in the civil rights movement.

Aired: 01/07/22

Rating: TV-G

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Scout Dialogue: Writers Collection is a local public television program presented by IdahoPTV.

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