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Season 2012 Episode 07.16.12

An Evening with John Irving

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An Evening with John Irving
Video from a Live Talks Los Angeles event featuring author John Irving, filmed on June 21, 2012 at The Aero Theatre in Santa Monica, CA. John Irving published his first novel, Setting Free the Bears, in 1968. He has been nominated for a National Book Award three times-winning once, in 1980, for the novel The World According to Garp. He also received an O. Henry Award, in 1981, for the short story "Interior Space." In 1992, Mr. Irving was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Stillwater, Oklahoma. In 2000, he won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Cider House Rules-a film with seven Academy Award nominations. In 2001, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In One Person is John Irving's thirteenth novel.moreless

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