This month’s Readers Review panel discusses "The Confessions of Nat Turner," novelist William Styron’s retelling of the life of the man who led the Virginia slave revolt of 1831.


  • David Ignatius columnist, "The Washington Post;" co-moderator of "PostGlobal" on
  • Lou Stovall artist, printmaker and board member of the PEN/Faulkner Awards for Fiction
  • Valerie Babb professor of English at Georgetown University
  • The Right Reverand Jane Holmes Dixon The Right Reverend Jane Holmes Dixon, retired Episcopal Bishop of Washington, Pro-tempore.

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