ABOUT THE AUTHORS: Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn are the first married couple to win a Pulitzer Prize in journalism; they won for their coverage of China as New York Times correspondents. Mr. Kristof won a second Pulitzer for his op-ed columns in the Times. He has also served as bureau chief in Hong Kong, Beijing, and Tokyo, and as associate managing editor. At the Times, Ms. WuDunn worked as a business editor and as a foreign correspondent in Tokyo and Beijing. They live near New York City. More about them and their book at http://halftheskymovement.org [Folllow Kristof on Twitter: @nytimeskristof]===> As always, you are welcome to quote from anything said during the FREE, WORLDWIDE webcasts (50+) at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/
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Aravind Adiga, winner of 2008 Man Booker Prize
Vikas Swarup, whose novel became "Slumdog Millionaire"
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Pakistani women writers - Bapsi Sidhwa, Humera Afridi, Bushra Rehman,
Shamsie - discuss a new short story collection
Modern South Asian poetry - Ravi Shankar, Nathalie Handal, Pireeni Sundaralingam, Sarah Jane Freymann - editors and contributors to "Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from Asia, the Middle East and Beyond"
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