Nat Turner’s Rebellion: Why a Historical Novel Was So Controversial

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Gene Epstein returns on the 50th anniversary of William Styron’s historical novel The Confessions of Nat Turner, the slave who led a famous revolt in Virginia. Since Styron was a white southerner who wrote a Nat Turner novel in the first person, you can imagine the reception he got in certain quarters. The whole episode tells us a great deal about American society and intellectual life. Subscribe to the Tom Woods Show: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/t… http://www.TomWoods.com/1063 https://www.thesohoforum.org http://www.SupportingListeners.com http://www.RonPaulHomeschool.com http://www.FreeHistoryCourse.com http://www.TomsFreeBooks.com