Readers' Review: Edna Ferber's "So Big"
Diane invites listeners to join the discussion of this 1925 Pulitzer Prize winning novel. Set in turn-of-the-20th century rural and urban Chicago, the story follows the travails of a gambler's daughter as she struggles to maintain her dignity, her family, and her sanity.
author of "The Chester Chronicles"
professor emeritus of literature, American University
freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.
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."