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KCRW's Bookworm

KCRW.com

Arts, Literature

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A must for the serious reader Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the shows host and guiding spirit Michael Silverblatt.

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Colson Whitehead: The Underground Railroad

September 15th, 2016

Episode 130 of 139 episodes

Colson Whitehead's new great American novel depicts a real underground railroad that transports a fugitive slave to stops that defy time and history, highlighting the daily struggles of black people, past and present.

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