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The Murder of Marion Miley, Revisited: An Interview with Author Beverly Bell (2020)

Mariam interviews Beverly Bell about her recent book, The Murder of Marion Miley, to mark the 79th anniversary of Marion Miley's death (September 28, 2020). They discuss Beverly’s research into Marion’s life, her interviews with the people closest to Marion at the time of her death, and how America entering World War II affected the memory of her tragic loss.

Episode #: 

47

Duration: 

2242

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