The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.
The Chinese Language Revolution
Jing Tsu talks about “Kingdom of Characters,” and Kathryn Schulz discusses “Lost and Found.”
Robert Gottlieb on ‘Garbo’ and ‘Babbitt’
Gottlieb talks about his own new biography and the work of Sinclair Lewis, and Carl Bernstein discusses “Chasing History.”
The Second Annual Listeners’ Questions Episode
Critics, reporters and editors answer your questions about all things literary.
David Sedaris’s Diaries and Paul McCartney’s Songs
Sedaris talks about “A Carnival of Snackery,” and Paul Muldoon talks about working with McCartney on “The Lyrics.”
The Life of a Jazz Age Madam
Debby Applegate discusses her new biography of Polly Adler, and Matthew Pearl talks about “The Taking of Jemima Boone.”
A New Oral History of HBO
James Andrew Miller talks about "Tinderbox," and Mayukh Sen discusses "Taste Makers."