The true measure of what you do in both politics and religion is what you do in the face of fear.
Click play to listen. Recorded on November 5, 2006.
Taylor Branch and Louise Erdrich accept the 2006 Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for the nonfictional At Canaan’s Edge and the novel The Painted Drum, respectively. They contextualize their work, compare their crafts, and reflect on their childhoods and the close relationships they feel to their characters.