BBF: Dark Lords of Empire

October 4, 2020, 6:00 PM

Corporate greed and extreme inequality loom large in these authors’ most recent books, which investigate the human implications of national politics through the lens of a marginalized immigrant family in one case and inter-class relationships in the other. Join Pulitzer Prize-winning author and playwright Ayad Akhtar (Homeland Elegies) and National Book Award finalist Emily St. John Mandel(The Glass Hotel) for a discussion about their latest novels. Moderated by Laura Marsh, literary editor of the New RepublicClick here for registration and other information.