Mon, Sep 13, 2010 -- 10:00 AM

Jonathan Franzen

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President Obama chose Jonathan Franzen's latest novel, "Freedom," for summer vacation reading -- and Franzen recently graced the cover of Time magazine, a rare feat for a contemporary fiction writer. Franzen joins us in the studio to discuss his new book, and to talk about life in the literary spotlight.

Host: Michael Krasny


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His other books include "The Twenty-Seventh City," "Strong Motion" and "The Corrections."

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