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Marlon James

Marlon James' previous books include The Book of Night Women and John Crow's Devil.
Marlon James’ previous books include The Book of Night Women and John Crow’s Devil.

We spend the hour with Marlon James, who just won the Man Booker Prize for fiction – with A Brief History of Seven Killings. We’ll talk Bob Marley, why Jamaican gangs moved into the international drug market, and what it’s like to make the move from Kingston . . . to Minneapolis.

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