For our November Readers' Review: “Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant” by Anne Tyler. As we prepare for holiday gatherings, join Diane and her guests to discuss this master work from the author who has made an art of exploring family love and dysfunction.
Diane and her guests talk about the U.N. role in Iraq’s political transition and explain Iraq’s internal political forces.
- Shashi Tharoor U.N. undersecretary general for communications and public information
- Barham Salih prime minister of the Kurdish region of Iraq
- Faleh Jabar senior fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and author of "The Shi'ite Movement in Iraq" (Saqi Books)
- Amb. Rend al-Rahim executive director of the Iraq Foundation and former Ambassador to the U.S. for the Iraqi Governing Council
- Robin Wright journalist, author and foreign policy analyst at the United States Institute of Peace. Her most recent book is "Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East."
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