Readers' Review: Russell Banks' "The Sweet Hereafter"
The April Readers' Review panel discusses Russell Banks' novel about a small town coping with the aftermath of an accident that kills several schoolchildren.
poet; director of the African American Resource Center at Howard University, Board Chair of the Institute for Policy Study. And author of the forthcoming book "On Saturdays I Santana With You."
freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.
author of "The Chester Chronicles"
professor emeritus of literature, American University