Ron Hansen on Exiles

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July 7-14 Podcast

An interview with Ron Hansen about his new novel, Exiles.
Ron Hansen, the author of Mariette in Ecstasy, talks about his new novel, Exiles, a work of historical fiction that chronicles the drowning of five German nuns on the German ship Deutschland as well as Gerard Manley Hopkins' efforts to compose a poem to commemorate the event. Listen to this episode

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