Gabfest reads: In search of a happy ending

John Dickerson talks to author Ada Calhoun about her new memoir, Also a poet: Frank O’Hara, My Father, and Me. What began as Calhoun’s attempt to complete the Frank O’Hara biography started by her father has grown into a gripping story about Calhoun’s relationship with her father. Calhoun and Dickerson talk about how nice family members are, why you can’t plan happy endings in advance, and what their father thought of the book.

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