Skip Navigation
NPR News

Stephen Carter Offers Political 'Palace' Thriller

Sep 15, 2008 (News & Notes )

Hear this

This text will be replaced
Launch in player

Share this


Yale University law professor Stephen Carter is a multi-talented man — both an educator and a novelist.

His novels are set in the world of wealthy and well-educated black Americans.

Carter's third novel, Palace Council, is historical and contemporary. He chronicles the pivotal struggles over race and politics in the 1960s, which transformed America.

Carter speaks with Farai Chideya.

Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Read full story transcript

Missing some content? Check the source: NPR
Copyright(c) 2014, NPR

Visitor comments

on:

NCPR is supported by:

This is a Visitor-Supported website.