"Lightman's grandfather M.A. Lightman was the family's undisputed patriarch: it was his movie theater empire that catapulted the Lightmans to prominence in the South, his fearless success that both galvanized and paralyzed his children and grandchildren. In this ... memoir, the author chronicles his return to Memphis in an attempt to understand the origins he so eagerly left behind forty years earlier. As aging uncles and aunts begin telling family stories, Lightman rediscovers his southern roots and slowly recognizes the ...

Screening Room: Family Pictures 2015, Pantheon Books

ISBN-13: 9780307379399


Screening Room: Family Pictures 2015, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781481504881

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