What happens to a marriage when two people are forced to live apart?
In Tayari Jones' new novel, "An American Marriage," a relationship is set on edge when one of the characters is sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit. The novel is filled with conflict around questions of memory, loyalty, race, fatherhood, ambition and justice. Jones spoke with MPR News host Kerri Miller.
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