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In an interview recorded on February 27, 1969, Ernest Gaines discusses Tolstoy, Chekhov, Turgenev, Faulkner, and Joyce; his childhood in Louisiana, and how the state has changed and not changed; jazz; H. Rap Brown; and stories from his collection Bloodlines. He reads from his novel Of Love and Dust.

Date of Forum

2-27-1969

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29:14

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Video

Ernest Gaines: 02-27-1969

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