Joan Didion

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1132154/132154" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

NPR's Renee Montagne talks with author Joan Didion about her new book, Political Fictions. The book is a collection of essays about the way news is presented to the American public. Didion's essays trace news coverage of presidential politics during the Reagan, first Bush, and Clinton administrations.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.