Witness a one-of-a-kind conversation with National Book Award-winner Colum McCann and Diane Foley online at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9.

McCann is the bestselling author of seven novels, three collections of stories and two works of nonfiction. Diane Foley is the mother of Jim Foley, a freelance journalist who was captured and beheaded in by ISIS in 2014. Seven years after that horror, Diane spent three days with her son’s murderer in a Virginia courthouse. She shared her experience in her and McCann’s book, American Mother. Discover a story of strength, resilience and radical empathy!

Join the conversation to learn about Diane’s experience and American Mother. Sign up here. A recording of the program will be available to watch afterward.