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Politics

Israel's literary conference

International writers are descending on Jerusalem and the West Bank, and they're hoping to talk about literature, but as the World's Quil Lawrence reports, politics dominate the conversations.

Conflict & Justice

Book reviews

Lisa Mullins speaks with our book critic Christopher Merrill about "Khirbet Khizeh" an Israeli novel that came out in Hebrew in 1949 and has just been translated into English

Politics

The Man Who Loved China

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Simon Winchester about his new book, "The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom;

Arts, Culture & Media

New James Bond book

There's a new James Bond book out, as anchor Lisa Mullins explains. This one's not written by Ian Fleming. It's written by author Sebastian Faulks to honor James Bond's creator. It's called "Devil May Care."

Politics

Walt & Mearsheimer in Israel

The authors Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer have drawn fierce criticism in the US for their book, "The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy,� and some Jewish leaders have accused them of being anti-Semitic and anti-Israel

Politics

Letters from Zimbabwe

Author Cathy Buckle writes a weekly email letter to friends and family about living conditions in her country, Zimbabwe, and we read an excerpt from one of her recent letters called, "To Stay Safe, Stay Silent."