A Conversation with Author Jonathan Franzen

March 20, 2018

In this Faith and Culture series conversation, author and series moderator Paul Elie invites acclaimed novelist Jonathan Franzen to carry forward a conversation they began two decades ago, before the 2001 publication of Franzen's novel The Corrections, winner of the National Book Award in fiction and a worldwide bestseller. They will discuss fiction, contemporary affairs, and the religious imagination as they explore Franzen's most recent works—the novel Purity and the essay collection Farther Away.


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