Contentious Ground: The Middle East
A panel of authros talked about their books and the Middle East. They responded to questions from members of the… read more
A panel of authros talked about their books and the Middle East. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Zachary Karabell moderated.
Zachary Karabell is the author of Peace Be upon You: The Story of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish Coexistence, published by Knopf. Amy Wilentz is the author of the novel Martyrs' Crossing, published by Ballantine. Chris Hedges "is the co-author of Collateral Damage: America’s War Against Iraqi Civilians, published by Nation Books. Reza Aslan is the author of No God but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam, published by Random House.
“Contentious Ground: The Middle East” was a panel of the 2008 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Zachary Karabell Chief Economist Fred Alger Management
- Amy Wilentz Correspondent (Former) New Yorker Magazine->Jerusalem
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