Several years after his first experience of bullfighting, he spent a season traveling with one of Spain's young bullfighting stars, a fourth-generation matador who struggles with the weight of history. The result is an engaging new book called "Death and the Sun."
Hear a conversation with journalist Edward Lewine about the sport and culture of bullfighting.
Edward Lewine, journalist and author of "Death and the Sun"
William Rivas-Rivas, spokesperson for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
This program aired on July 28, 2005.