"My Brilliant Friend" by Elena Ferrante is the first of the mysterious Italian author's Neapolitan novels. The series tells the story of a life-long friendship between two working class girls in Naples. Critics have called Ferrante “one of the greatest novelists of our time.” Yet nobody knows her true identity. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “My Brilliant Friend.”
As the first female president of the Harvard Law Review, and the first woman to manage a presidential campaign, Susan Estrich can count herself among those who broke new ground for women in the 20th century. In her new book, she looks at the many challenges still ahead for women in the 21st century.
- Susan Estrich author, first female president of the Harvard Law Review, and the first woman to manage a presidential campaign.
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