Tavis Smiley Actor-writer Ayad Akhtar
The actor-writer discusses the inspiration behind his first novel, American Dervish. Details
Program: Tavis Smiley
Episode: Actor-writer Ayad Akhtar
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.
Premiere Date: 04/27/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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