Season 5: Season 5 | A Word on Words | NPT

Season 5 of A WORD ON WORDS, Nashville Public Television’s Emmy Award-winning reboot of its classic series. Filmed in locations around Middle Tennessee, the series continues a tradition established by legendary journalist John Seigenthaler for more than 40 years. This season features authors Jeremy Finley, Ann Patchett, Gish Jen, and more.

Video thumbnail: A Word on Words | NPT Afterlife | Julia Alvarez | A Word on Words | NPT

A Word on Words | NPT

Afterlife | Julia Alvarez | A Word on Words | NPT

Julia Alvarez talks to NPT host J.T. Ellison about AFTERLIFE on A WORD ON WORDS.

Afterlife | Julia Alvarez | A Word on Words | NPT

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A Word on Words | NPT

The Glass Hotel | Emily St. John Mandel | NPT

Emily St. John Mandel talks discusses THE GLASS HOTEL on NPT's A WORD ON WORDS.

The Glass Hotel | Emily St. John Mandel | NPT

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A Word on Words | NPT

Here For It | R. Eric Thomas | A Word on Words | NPT

R. Eric Thomas talks to NPT host Mary Laura Philpott about HERE FOR IT on A WORD ON WORDS.

Here For It | R. Eric Thomas | A Word on Words | NPT

Video thumbnail: A Word on Words | NPT The Fountains of Silence | Ruta Sepetys | NPT

A Word on Words | NPT

The Fountains of Silence | Ruta Sepetys | NPT

Ruta Sepetys discusses her book THE FOUNTAINS OF SILENCE on NPT’s A WORD ON WORDS.

The Fountains of Silence | Ruta Sepetys | NPT

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A Word on Words | NPT

My Sister, The Serial Killer | Oyinkan Braithwaite | NPT

Oyinkan Braithwaite discusses MY SISTER, THE SERIAL KILLER on NPT’s A WORD ON WORDS.

My Sister, The Serial Killer | Oyinkan Braithwaite | NPT