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 intentions.
novelist, critic and professor of literature at the University of Virginia
Senior Correspondent and Associate Editor at The Washington Post
novelist and associate professor of English at George Washington University