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S31 Ep8: Hear the story of Edgar Allan Poe's only novel

Edgar Allan Poe's only novel, "The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket," was written at a time when Americans were beginning to clash over the idea of slavery. A violent story documenting a racial clash aboard a ship in the South Seas, the story was not well received and is still debated today.
Aired: 10/30/2017 | 0:02:00
 
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