Winner of the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Northern California Booksellers Association, Tamim Ansary is an author whose many books include Destiny Disrupted, Games Without Rules, The Widow’s Husband, and West of Kabul, East of New York. Ansary runs a six-week memoir writing workshop limited to five participants.He also hosts a blog dedicated to the art of telling the real-life story at…
- Saturday, January 23, 3 pm, hear Ansary and six other writers at Alley Cat Books, a reading hosted by the San Francisco Writers Workshop to support one of San Francisco’s finest small neighborhood bookstores.
- Wednesday, February 10, at Kepler’s Books, 7:30 pm, listen in on Ansary in conversation with Yann Martell, author Life of Pi and The High Mountains of Portugal.
- Wednesday, February 17, Ansary joins the lineup at a reading hosted by Lyrics and Dirges at Pegasus Books in Berkeley.
- Ansary on the struggles and patterns of Afghan history.
- Ansary in conversation with Bryan Callen.
- Ansary interview by David Henry Sterry on the art of memoir.