2018 Festival of Books

Truth Becomes Art And Art Becomes Truth

Sep 21, 2018
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Terese Mailhot memoir is called “Heart Berries." It is as fierce and shattering as it is transforming.

She joined In The Moment for the special broadcast from Brookings for the Festival of Books.

America's Unknown Renegades

Sep 21, 2018
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Angelica Shirley Carpenter is the author of the book "Born Criminal." It explores the life of one of America's lesser known renegades.

Angelica Shirley Carpenter joined In The Moment during the 2018 Festival of Books in Brookings.

The Role of Journalism In Today's Democracy

Sep 21, 2018
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In The Moment ... September 21. 2018 Show 427 Hour 1

Thomas Patterson is the Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government.

His book "Informing the News" is 2018's One Book South Dakota. It's an unflinching look at the state of American journalism with an eye toward changing the profession itself for the better.

Thomas Patterson joined In The Moment during the 2018 Festival of Books in Brookings.

Partners In Writing And Life

Sep 21, 2018
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In The Moment ... September 21. 2018 Show 427 Hour 2

What is it like to have two writers in a household?

Two authors that happened to be married had breakout debut novels. Julie Buntin is the author of "Marlena" and Gabe Habash is the author of "Stephen Florida."

They both  joined In The Moment during the 2018 Festival of Books in Brookings.