Korean-American novelist and Professor of Creative Writing at Princeton University
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.
Feb. 19, 2015from Bookworm
Author Chang-Rae Lee's new book, On Such a Full Sea , imagines a world when the rich have totally segregated themselves and everyone else is on their own.
Feb. 4, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Surrendered (Riverhead)
Renowned for his novels about repressed, withdrawn characters, Chang-rae Lee new novel explores new ground....
May. 6, 2010from Bookworm
With 'Avengers: Endgame' blasting through nearly every box office record, one of the biggest beneficiaries is Iron Man himself. Way back in 2008, Robert Downey Jr.
May. 2from Hollywood Breakdown
Edward Goldman talks about the Eleanor Antin exhibition at LACMA and an exhibition by June Edmonds at Luis de Jesus gallery.
May. 14from Art Talk
English actor Ian McShane talks American history and filmmaking in "Bolden".
May. 10from The Treatment
Growing up in Rockford, Illinois, Bing Liu was obsessed with making skateboarding videos with his friends.
May. 17from The Business
The rock band Fanny ruled the Sunset Strip in the 1970s, and they were supposed to be the next big thing. They explain the price women pay for being ahead of their time.
May. 16from Lost Notes
The stories in Heads of the Colored People, by Nafissa Thompson-Spires, try to capture what’s human in what otherwise may only be trends.
May. 9from Bookworm
Meeting an ancient relative that’s no bigger than your thumb.
May. 8from Here Be Monsters
It is, every bit of it, the cat’s meow.
May. 17from Film Reviews
Sometimes watching a play is like having a friend tell you a confusing story.
Apr. 29from Opening the Curtain