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PBS NewsHour | Conversation: Karen Russell, Author of 'Swamplandia!' | PBS

Duration: 09:51
Program: PBS NewsHour #10022
Broadcast Date: May. 6, 2011

Karen Russell's novel, "Swamplandia!" centers around the Bigtree family, which runs an amusement park in the Florida everglades. But this isn't a Disney-style park -- alligator wrestling is the major draw.

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Post Date: May 8, 2011