The literature of 9/11
Broadcast: Midmorning, 09/09/2011, 9:06 a.m.
In the ten years since the September 11 attacks, pages have been devoted to describing the events and the effects of that day. Midmorning looks at how literature has been shaped by 9/11, and also how it has shaped our understanding of the event.
- John Freeman: Editor of Granta Magazine and former president of the National Book Critics Circle.
- Jess Walter: Novelist. His book "The Zero" was a finalist for the 2006 National Book Award.