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A conversation with Pulitzer Prize winning novelist Richard Russo -- part 1

A head shot of novelist and screenwriter Richard Russo
Paul Simon Public Policy Institute
Richard Russo

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and screenwriter Richard Russo returned to the SIU-Carbondale campus Tuesday, November 7 for a conversation hosted by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.

WSIU's Brad Palmer sat down with Russo to talk about many things, starting with his return to Carbondale for the first time in decades after his teaching days in the SIU English department.

As a news producer and news anchor on All Things Considered, Brad provides the listeners with a recap of the day's top local and state news as well as breaking news at any given time. Contact WSIU Radio at 618-453-6101 or email wsiunews@wsiu.org
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