Daily Archives: August 13, 2013

  • Zadie Smith: Artist and Citizen

    Hear Zadie Smith read from her latest novel, “NW,” and discuss the relationship between her private passions and the global themes of her writing.

  • Nadeem Aslam: The Novelist and the War on Terror

    Born in Pakistan and raised in Britain, Nadeem Aslam is a writer of immense talent. In his most recent novel, The Blind Man’s Garden, he has engaged artistically and morally with the extraordinary last decade that started with 9/11 and ended with the Arab Spring.