American Masters

Richard Russo on To Kill a Mockingbird

  • Posted: 11/25/2012
    • Length: 03:34
    • Plays: ???
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Novelist Richard Russo describes how he reluctantly read To Kill a Mockingbird as a student in Catholic school. Russo explains how the relationships described in the book influenced him as a writer and provided inspiration for his own characters in his Pulitzer prize-winning novel, Empire Falls. Harper Lee: Hey Boo airs Monday April 2nd at 10 p.m. (check local listings).

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