Radio Bookclub: Akhil Sharma and “A Life of Adventure and Delight”

The September selection for the Bookclub is A Life of Adventure and Delight by Akhil Sharma.

Sharma is an important voice in American fiction and the author of “An Obedient Father” and “Family Life”, which movingly document both Indians in India and the Indian-American immigrant experience. His latest book, “A Life of Adventure and Delight”, plunges the reader into the unpredictable workings of the human heart.”

He spoke with Arsen Kashkashian and Maeve Conran at the  2017 ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival on September 16th at the Boulder Public Library.

 

After the interview he took questions from the audience:

 

Video of the talk:

A Life of Adventure and Delight – Akhil Sharma with KGNU Community Radio's Maeve Conran and Arsen Kashkashian from the Boulder Book Store at the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival in the Boulder Public Library

Posted by Alan O'Hashi on Saturday, September 16, 2017

 

The radio bookclub is a collaboration between KGNU and the Boulder Bookstore and every month Arsen Kashkashian, head buyer at the Boulder Bookstore, selects a book to inspire listeners to read along together. The author will then join us in-studio for a discussion.

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