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A must for the serious reader Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the shows host and guiding spirit Michael Silverblatt.


Chang-rae Lee: On Such a Full Sea

February 19th, 2015

Episode 49 of 139 episodes

The possibility of a romantic adventure novel written in the repressive language of a dictatorship like China's would be entirely heartbreaking if it weren?t so funny. It would be very funny if it weren?t so heartbreaking.

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