Kamila Shamsie will present her new novel Home Fire, which was long-listed for the 2017 Man Booker Prize. She will be joined in conversation by Michael Wood.
Kamila Shamsie is also the author of Salt and Saffron, Kartography, Broken Verses, and Burnt Shadows.
Michael Wood is Professor Emeritus of Comparative Literature at Princeton. He writes regularly for the NY Review of Books and the London Review of Books. His many influential books include The Magician’s Doubts: Nabokov and the Risk of Fiction and The Road to Delphi: the Life and Afterlife.