American Writers (One Hundred Pages at a Time)

Episode 245: Theodore Dreiser: An American Tragedy (1)

August 7, 2018

Part 1 of a 9 part series on Theodore Dresier's excellent book "An American Tragedy". In this part we meet Clyde Griffiths and his family, think about the urban missionary movement of the Progressive era and ponder the impact of that lifestyle on young people.