On today’s show, NPR's Deborah Amos
reports on what the Sunni diaspora means for both Iraq and its neighbors. Then, Chris Cleave
talks about his novel Little Bee
, about a 16-year-old Nigerian orphan who can't escape her troubled past. And Actress Noomi Rapace
and director Niels Anden Oplev
discuss the film adaptation of the international bestseller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
Plus, our latest Please Explain
is all about hypnotism!
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