After the 9/11 attacks, U.S. intelligence, military and law enforcement agencies were forced to work together in completely new ways. A veteran national security reporter on how America has tried to adapt to a new era of warfare.
Novelist Oscar Hijuelos talks about his newest novel, “Empress of the Splendid Season” (Harper Collins). It’s the story of Lydia, a beautiful woman who leaves a life of privilege in 1940’s Cuba and becomes a cleaning lady in New York.
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