By the River with Holly Jackson

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  • Carrie Morey

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

    John Cribb discusses his book Old Abe: A Novel.
  • Jo Hackl

    Jo Hackl discusses her book Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe.
  • Eric Crawford

    Eric Sean Crawford discusses his book about Gullah Spirituals.
  • Natasha Trethewey

    Natasha Trethewey discusses her book Memorial Drive: A Daughter’s Memoir.
  • Anjali Enjeti

    Anjali Enjeti discusses her book, The Parted Earth.
  • Christopher Swann

    Christopher Swann discusses his book, A Fire in the Night.
  • Patti Callahan Henry

    Patti Callahan Henry discusses her book Surviving Savannah.

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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