PBS NewsHour

How fiction draws Elizabeth Strout home to Maine

Clip: 10/15/2019 | 6m 19s

Olive Kitteridge is overbearing and hard to love, as well as complicated and compelling. The character at the center of Elizabeth Strout's 2009 Pulitzer-winning novel is also back -- in a new book called "Olive, Again." Strout takes Jeffrey Brown on a tour of some of the small towns in Maine that she's called home and have inspired her work.

Aired: 10/15/19

Rating: NR

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