Syrian rebels seek evacuation from the besieged city of Aleppo. President-elect Trump chooses an Iowa governor with good relations with Beijing as ambassador to China. And Italy’s prime minister resigns after a referendum defeat. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
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.
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- Patricia Griffith novelist and associate professor of English at George Washington University
- Christopher Tilghman novelist, critic and professor of literature at the University of Virginia
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