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Title
Matthew Pearl interview, 2003 May
Creator
Pearl, Matthew
Contributor
Martinson, Connie
Date Created and/or Issued
2003-05
Publication Information
The Drucker Institute
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Connie Martinson Talks Books
Rights Information
All rights are retained by The Drucker Institute. For permission to use this item, contact The Drucker Institute, http://www.thedruckerinstitute.com
Description
For the majority of the interview, Matthew discusses the historical events that background his novel about a series of murders that parallel the punishments and obscene deaths detailed in Dante’s Inferno. Matthew also discusses why he wrote the novel and how he sees literature fitting into people’s lives and culture in general.
Type
moving image
Format
video/f4v
00:14:03
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cmt/id/1419
Language
English
Subject
Dante Alighieri, 1265 – 1321 – Appreciation – Fiction
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809 – 1894 – Fiction
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803 – 1882 – Fiction
Authors – Fiction
Insects – Fiction
Boston (Mass.) – Fiction
Source
U–matic tape: Excerpt of show with Martinson interviewing Betsy Lerner before commercial break and Matthew Pearl after the break
Relation
Connie Martinson Talks Books - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/cmt

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