PBS NewsHour

Sarah Broom on 'The Yellow House' and New Orleans East

Clip: 12/26/2019 | 7m 28s Video has closed captioning.

Sarah Broom’s 2019 memoir, “The Yellow House,” won the National Book Award for non-fiction. Jeffrey Brown sits down with Broom to discuss her mother and how an obsession with houses passed down two generations to the author herself, why Broom doesn’t appear until 100 pages into the book and the larger story she is telling about New Orleans East.

Aired: 12/26/19

Rating: NR

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