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Memoir and Memory with Michael Ondaatje (audio)

Where does memory end and imagination begin? Autobiographical writing has occupied many of the most eloquent minds of our time. A panel of brilliant, envelope-pushing memoirists examines what happens… More

Memoir and Memory with Luc Sante (audio)

Where does memory end and imagination begin? Autobiographical writing has occupied many of the most eloquent minds of our time. A panel of brilliant, envelope-pushing memoirists examines what happens… More

Stories That Traveled (audio)

Africa offers rich, exciting, and enduring tales for young U.S. readers. Three authors of books for children and young adults—a storyteller, a poet, and a novelist—reveal the ways the… More

African Poets: A New Generation (audio)

This lavishly hip and intellectually robust poetry event, presented in association with Akashic Books, which recently published the box set Eight New-Generation African Poets, brings together editors Kwame Dawes… More

Mona Eltahawy: Headscarves and Hymens (video)

Cairo-based Egyptian writer and activist Mona Eltahawy, a fearless advocate for human rights in her home country and in the Arab world at large, discussed her new book, Headscarves… More

The Art of Mentorship (full video)

Emerging artists, armed solely with their talent, often feel that they have to face the world alone. What if you had Toni Morrison, Michael Ondaatje, Peter Sellars, Colm Tóibín,… More