July’s Readers’ Review selection is the first volume of Nobel Prize winning author Naguib Mahfouz’s Cairo Trilogy. A panel talks about this look at Egyptian society at the end of World War I.

Guests

  • Kate Lehrer author, most recently of "Confessions of a Bigamist."
  • Susan Tolchin professor of Public Policy at George Mason University
  • Akbar Ahmed chair of Islamic studies at American University

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Aug 26 2016Italy searches for survivors after a devastating earthquake. Turkey escalates its role in the fight against ISIS. And Colombia and the FARC rebels sign a peace treaty ending a half-century-long guerrilla war. A panel of journalists joins guest host Derek McGinty for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Aug 26 2016Donald Trump signals a shift in his stance on immigration. After another batch of emails, The Clinton Foundation says it will make changes if Hillary Clinton becomes president. And outrage over the skyrocketing cost of the EpiPen. A panel of journalists joins guest host Derek McGinty for analysis of the week's top national news stories.