WELL READ

Program Details
Air Time: 
07/03/2015 - 9:30pm - 9:59pm
Program Title: 
MARLON JAMES, A BRIEF HISTORY OF SEVEN KILLINGS
Program Service: 
MX
Program URL: 
http://www.wellreadtv.com
PSIP Description: 
Prize-winning author Marlon James has written 12 books, including "The Book of Night Women."
Long Description: 
Marlon James has written 12 books, including "The Book of Night Women, " which won the 2009 Dayton Literary Peace Prize and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction. His first novel, "John Crow's Devil," was a New York Times Editor's Choice and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and the Commonwealth Prize. His new book, "A Brief History of Seven Killings," explores the attempted assassination of Reggae superstar Bob Marley. Born in Jamaica, James teaches at Macalester College in Minnesota.