"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.”
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
Thirty years ago, Joe Ehrmann was a star player with the Baltimore Colts, and Jeffrey Marx was a young football fan. Today, Ehrmann coaches football at a prep school, and Marx is an award-winning journalist. The two men talk about Ehrmann’s approach to shaping young men’s athletic skills and characters.
- Jeffrey Marx author, "Season of Life," and youngest-ever recipient of the Pulitzer Prize in investigative journalism.
- Joe Ehrmann Former pro football player, currently an ordained minister and high school football coach.
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