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 directs the oldest free writing workshop in North America (seven decades and counting), offers private workshops, and consults one-on-one with selected writers. Ansary also tours the country as a speaker, lecturer, and storyteller and is well-known for his political and cultural commentary.
- Hear him speak about the struggles and patterns of Afghan history.
- Eavesdrop on his conversation with Bryan Callen.
- Read David Henry Sterry’s interview with Ansary about the art of memoir.
- Visit artist Elina Ansary’s website