A Free Man

Aman Seth's intimate, empathetic reportage illuminates the otherwise hidden life of one neighborhood in Old Delhi, captured through the daily doings of a single man facing seemingly overwhelming challenges.  The world of Mohammed Ashraf is rendered with a novelist's care for detail.  A stunning work in the tradition of Beyond the Beautiful Forevers.  


July 22: On this day in 1941, on his twelfth wedding anniversary, Eugene O'Neill presented the just-finished manuscript of Long Day's Journey into Night to his wife, Carlotta.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.