To mark the Veterans Day holiday, we want to take some time to consider writing about war.
Although Walt Whitman concluded during the Civil War that, "the real war will never get in the books," many writers try - and arguably succeed - in using words to work through their experiences on the battlefield.
Tom Laaser, head of the veterans' writing workshop at Salem State University and U.S. Army veteran.
This article was originally published on November 12, 2018.
This segment aired on November 12, 2018.