Kojo speaks with "Speak No Evil" novelist and D.C. native Uzodinma Iweala about his second novel and how his local upbringing affects his storytelling.
One generation knows her best for her narrative non-fiction essays on “This American Life.” Another generation worships her for voicing the daughter in the animated film “The Incredibles.” Join Kojo as he talks to Sarah Vowell about her latest work — a look at the surprising and little-understood history of the Puritans.
- Sarah Vowell Author of "The Wordy Shipmates;" Contributing Editor for public radio's "This American Life"
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