Category Archives: M-O

Fatima Farheen Mirza

Guest host Amanda Uhle talks with Fatima Farheen Mirza about her novel A Place For Us (SJP for Hogarth/Penguin 2018); they talk about family relationships, the challenges of writing a first novel, and how characters can live on after a story is done.

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Tiya Miles

Tiya Miles reads from The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits (The New Press 2017).

We talk about researching long term projects, what is missing from historical record,  and street names.  We also talk about renegades, the underground railroad,maps and work on the river.

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