A new memoir from the National Book Award-winning author of "Middle Passage." He writes about the art and craft of writing and what he calls "the truth-telling power of fiction."
Guest Host: Susan Page
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- David Helvarg president of the Blue Frontier Campaign and author of "50 Ways to Save the Ocean," "Blue Frontier" and "The War Against the Greens."
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