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Tavis Smiley | Actor-writer Ayad Akhtar | PBS

Duration: 24:37 (Full Program)
Program: Tavis Smiley #2589
Broadcast Date: Apr. 27, 2012

The actor-writer talks about the real-life experiences that inspired his first novel, American Dervish, relates Islam to Christianity and discusses his challenges as a storyteller to expose new truths that readers would not normally consider.

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Post Date: April 27, 2012