Readers' Review: "The Namesake" by Jhumpa Lahiri

Readers' Review: "The Namesake" by Jhumpa Lahiri

Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of this novel about a newly married Bengali couple's immigration from India to the U.S., their two children, and how all their lives are shaped by accidental events in spite of their plans and...

Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of this novel about a newly married Bengali couple's immigration from India to the U.S., their two children, and how all their lives are shaped by accidental events in spite of their plans and intentions.

Guests

Christopher Tilghman

novelist, critic and professor of literature at the University of Virginia

Rajiv Chandrasekaran

Senior Correspondent and Associate Editor at The Washington Post

Patricia Griffith

novelist and associate professor of English at George Washington University

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