The Word This Week

  • 2003
  • TV Show
  • None

A discussion series about current events.

Writing from the Front Line

First Aired: June 28, 2005

Author Joseph Boyden discusses his novel “Three Day Road,” which delves into the experiences of two Cree snipers during World War I; journalist Nelofer Pazira describes her memoir “A Bed of Redá Flowers: In Search of My Afghanistan,” which chronicles her family's flight from Afghanistan. Also: a discussion about the novel “The Radiant City,” which tells the story of a war correspondent's struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder.