The Pulitzer-winning author remembers his parents and his upbringing in a racist society.
The conversation between Colm Tóibín and Richard Ford was moderated by Synne Rifbjerg as part of the Louisiana Literature festival at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark, in August 2015.
It's road trip season.
It's not about "political correctness" (in the context of current Mississippi politics, supporting the inclusion of the Rebel standard on the state flag is the politically "correct" thing to do). It's about moral correctness; it's about historical correctness; it's about common decency.
The Guardian: "In this new book, he writes with deliberate flatness, eschewing stylistic flourishes – except when describing
Downtown Denver Arts Festival, Richard Ford At The Tattered Cover, Chalk Art Festival, And More In Denver This Week (PHOTOS)
Memorial Day is just the beginning of great things happening in Denver this week. It looks like a great week in the city
Those who prescribe to the old adage "those who can't do, teach," will have to think again -- this year, a slew of writers
10 Rules For Writing Fiction: Margaret Atwood, Elmore Leonard, Richard Ford And Others Share Their Tips
Get an accountant, abstain from sex and similes, cut, rewrite, then cut and rewrite again -- if all else fails, pray. Inspired
It has come to my attention that a favorite interview question for authors, especially debut authors, is what you did before