Iraqi Kurdish soldiers and Syrian rebels join the battle against ISIS in Kobani, the search continues for missing students in Mexico, and the last U.S. Marines pull out of a key base in Afghanistan. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for a conversation about the week's top international stories.
The Washington Post says, “Ivan Doig writes about a vanished way of life on the Western plains with the kind of irony-free nostalgia that seems downright courageous in these ironic times.” He presents his latest novel about a remarkable year in the life of a widower and his three young sons.
- Ivan Doig the author of eight previous novels, most recently "The Whistling Season," and three works of nonfiction, including "This House of Sky."
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