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Elmore Leonard '50 and Peter Leonard together at UDM

This UDMcast features Elmore Leonard '50, Author; and Peter Leonard, Author, recorded February 27, 2013. Running time is 57 minutes 1 second. Select UDMcast format below.

Elmore Leonard and Peter Leonard
Elmore Leonard '50 (left) and Peter Leonard

University alumnus Elmore Leonard '50 and his son Peter Leonard, both successful fiction writers, spent some time together at UDM discussing their work, Feb. 27, 2013. They are introduced by UDM Professor of English Nicholas Rombes.

This was the keynote event for the 2013 College of Liberal Arts & Education Alumni Week. Elmore Leonard has written 45 novels, and many of his works have been adapted for motion pictures and television. Recently he has served as executive producer for the FX series Justified, which is based on his novel Fire in the Hole.

Like his father, Peter Leonard is a successful writer who has published five novels, the most recent of which is Back from the Dead.

Rombes mentioned this CNN article about Elmore and Peter Leonard.

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