"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.”
Sebastian Junger, author of the bestseller "The Perfect Storm," discusses his new collection of stories about people whose work exposes them to constant danger, from firefighters to diamond miners to Afghanistani rebels.
- Sebastian Junger author of the bestseller "The Perfect Storm"
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