PBS NewsHour Gore Vidal Raised the Dust of the Nation in His Writing
Gore Vidal, a 'Public Scold' Who Raised the Dust of the Nation in His Writing Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Gore Vidal Raised the Dust of the Nation in His Writing
First and foremost a writer, Gore Vidal never shied away from expressing his thoughts to the public, from appearances on the Johnny Carson Show, to his essays in The Nation. Jeffrey Brown talks to Middlebury College's Jay Parini, who says Gore never stopped writing, reading and thinking in his lifetime.
Premiere Date: 08/01/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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