Renowned travel writer Paul Theroux has spent half a century crossing the globe, adventuring through places like Europe, India, and the heart of Africa. In his latest book, Theroux writes about America for the first time, specifically the often-overlooked back roads of the Deep South. He joins us in studio to discuss the region's cuisine, music, economic challenges and more.
Paul Theroux Finds Inequity and Inspiration On the Road in 'Deep South'
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Paul Theroux, travel writer and novelist; author of "Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads"