By the River with Holly Jackson

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  • John Pruitt

    Former news reporter and anchor John Pruitt discusses his novel, Tell It True.
  • Robert Gwaltney

    Debut author Robert Gwaltney discusses his novel, The Cicada Tree.
  • Sanjena Sathian

    Award-winning author Sanjena Sathian discussed her debut novel, Gold Diggers.
  • Sandra Gutierrez

    Sandra Gutierrez discusses her book, The New Southern-Latino Table.
  • Mashama Bailey & John O. Morisano

    Mashama Bailey and John O. Morisano discuss their book, Black, White, and the Grey.
  • Joshua Parks

    Joshua Parks discusses his collaborative book, The Green Book of South Carolina.
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    Stacy Pearsall

    Author Stacy Pearsall sits down by the river to discuss her book, Shooter.
  • Carrie Morey

    Carrie Morey discusses her book Callie’s Biscuits & Southern Traditions.

About By the River with Holly Jackson

By The River is a love letter to Southern stories and the authors and poets who write them. Through interviews with Southern authors, host Holly Jackson examines books from a variety of genres, including historical fiction, Southern culture, memoir, poetry, and more.

South Carolina viewers can watch Season 2 of the national By The River series on:

  • Sunday at 6:30 pm on ETV HD
  • Thursday at 8:30 pm on SC Channel
  • Sunday at 2:00 pm on ETV World

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