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‘We Started Marching With This Story and Doors Opened’: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With Ethan Hawke on Adapting ‘The Good Lord Bird’

When Ethan Hawke first read James McBride’s bestselling book The Good Lord Bird about the radical abolitionist John Brown, he was so taken with it that he wanted to give everyone he knew a copy…

How ‘The Good Lord Bird’ Author James McBride Combined Bitter Truth and Hidden History With Comic Flair

The Good Lord Bird author James McBride leavens bitter truth and hidden history with comic flair