PBS NewsHour

Conversation: Karen Russell, Author of 'Swamplandia!'

Clip: 05/06/2011 | 9m 51s

Karen Russell's novel, "Swamplandia!" centers around the Bigtree family, which runs an amusement park in the Florida everglades. But this isn't a Disney-style park -- alligator wrestling is the major draw.

Aired: 05/06/11

Rating: NR

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