"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.”
Rising fuel prices, discount carriers and other factors are making it harder than ever for the nation’s largest airlines to achieve financial stability. A panel talks about the latest developments in the commerical air industry and how they could affect summer travel.
- John Ash founder and managing director of Global Aviation Association
- Richard Aboulafia aviation analyst for the Teal Group
- Scott McCartney travel editor and "The Middle Seat" columnist for "The Wall Street Journal"
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