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Richard Ford | 2019 National Book Festival

Clip: Season 6 | 16m 8s

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Richard Ford, author of The Sportswriter and its sequels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Independence Day. Remarked by literary reviewers as a modern-day Hemingway or Faulkner, Ford's works are distinguished by a focus on the perseverance of family and community through turbulent circumstances.

Aired: 09/03/19 | Rating: NR

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