James McBride Interview

James McBride

James McBride

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James McBride was the surprise winner of the 2013 National Book Award, for his novel The Good Lord Bird.  It's a comic treatment of controversial abolitionist John Brown, who led a violent crusade against slavery.

  

Music to close the James McBride interview:

CD:  THE PROCESS, VOL. 1
PERFORMER: James McBride (tenor sax)
COMPOSER: James McBride
CUT 8: "Goodbye to All That"
CUDDY SOUND NULL

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