A Palace, a Prince, and the Search for Home

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Alison Singh Gee tells the story of meeting and falling in love with Indian journalist who turned out to be a landed prince (of sorts), but his family palace is falling to pieces. Her memoir Where the Peacocks Sing: A Palace, a Prince, and the Search for Home, is about coming to terms with her complicated new family and learning the true meaning of home. 


Alison Singh Gee
News, weather, Radiolab, Brian Lehrer and more.
Get the best of WNYC in your inbox, every morning.

Comments [2]

NYC Sandi from NYC

Yes, Leonard Lopate asks lots of GREAT questions...
WHAT A PHONY! Couldn't you hear her dancing around questions she didn't want to answer? And how she apparently regrets writing about her husband's family's treatment of servants? If you don't want to talk about your book, why come on the radio? I won't bother to read this, even at the library.

Feb. 27 2013 06:44 PM

Ms gee they are all great questions! That’s what he does for a living!!

Feb. 27 2013 01:23 PM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.