06.02.2015 - By Late Night Library
Late Night Conversation, hosted by Paul Martone
Featured guests: Christopher Robinson & Gavin Kovite
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ABOUT THE BOOK
In a superb, rare literary collaboration, two major new talents join their voices to tell the story of a generation at a crossroads, and a friendship that stretches over continents and crises–from the liberal arena of Boston academia to the military occupation of Iraq–in this ambitious and electrifying debut novel.
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ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Gavin Kovite (left) was an infantry platoon leader in Baghdad from 2004-2005. He attended NYU Law and is now an Army lawyer. His writing has appeared in literary magazines and in Fire and Forget, an anthology of war fiction.
Christopher Robinson (right) is a Boston University and Hunter College MFA graduate, is a MacDowell Colony fellow and a Yale Younger Poets Prize finalist. His writing has appeared in many publications, including The Kenyon Review and McSweeney’s.