Discovering When the Finch Rises

WED, OCT 10, 2007 (44:09)

Writer Jack Riggs discusses his journey to “discovering” the novel When the Finch Rises, how the historical and social issues of the time (1968), as well as those of the present, influenced the writing.

+ BIO: Jack Riggs

Jack Riggs’ writing has been published in The Crescent Review, The Chattahoochee Review, The Habersham Review, and Writing, Making It Real. In 2000, he was selected as an “Emerging New Southern Voice” at the Millennial Gathering of Writers of the New South at Vanderbilt University. He has been a finalist in the Glimmer Train Fiction contest and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

Georgia Perimeter College