- Pico Iyer in Conversation with Hal Wake
Pico Iyer in Conversation with Hal Wake
April 26, 2007 | Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College | New York City
Co-sponsored by The Hunter College MFA Program in Creative Writing
With Pico Iyer & Hal Wake
Discussed: travel as a conversation with a new friend; travel in “enemy” country; the invisible and portable home; gated communities and the global soul
• Entire event (49:00)
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