Behind the Mic: On Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld, Read by Carrington MacDuffie
Jo Reed and Michele Cobb Discuss What If Things Had Turned Out Differently for Hillary
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On today’s episode, host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Michele Cobb discuss an alternate history from author Curtis Sittenfeld. In this topsy-turvy world, listeners get to explore the question: What would have happened had Hillary and Bill not married? Carrington MacDuffie offers a savory performance, morphing from a delectable sensuality to a refined maturity and crisp delivery. Listeners follow Hillary’s civic journey from senator to a presidential bid where she and Bill compete directly. A guilty pleasure for Hillary fans.
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