Saul Bellow and Keith Botsford, self-described "pair of utopian codgers who feel we had a duty to literature" are in conversation with filmmaker Elon Green. The interview concentrates on their collaboration of fifty years as editors of literary journals, including the Noble Savage, ANON and most recently, The Republic of Letters. There is a fascinating array of topics in this informal conversation, which is of interest to all who have enjoyed the works of these two great writers.
The Bellow & Botsford interview is a total of 18 minutes long, we have cut it into 3 sections to create manageable video files, you will notice we have provided various size files for different connection speeds.
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Part One: Editors, Ante Up, Big Writers, Contributing Authors, Enemies
Part Two: The Turf, Neglected Tendencies, The Fraternity, Today's Writers
Part Three: James Wood, Children, Strange Paper, Apprentices, General Benefit