[VIDEO] Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin




Joy Horowitz interviews Jill Lepore

[VIDEO] Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin

November 29th, 2013 reset - +

A PRINT VERSION of this interview can be found here.

Author JILL LEPORE talks about her latest book on Benjamin Franklin's youngest sister, Jane. Lepore is the History and Literature department chair at Harvard University. She is also a staff writer for the New Yorker magazine, and her 2005 book New York Burning: Liberty and Slavery in an Eighteenth Century City was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

 

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Filmed by Ann S. Kim.

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