Finding Me by Viola Davis, Read by the Author
A Vulnerable, Electric Listen
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Viola Davis’s audiobook, Finding Me, captures the voice of a woman with a fascinating, heartbreaking lived experience. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Michele Cobb discuss the power of hearing Davis perform for listeners, telling her story honestly and emotionally. Davis describes her childhood growing up in a family struggling with poverty, her hard work and talent that brought her to Juilliard and beyond, and finding success in the arts. Her voice is vulnerable and strong, and the result is electric.
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