Today’s episode features an interview with Wendy Pearlman, author of We Crossed A Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria. Pick up a copy at your local library or bookstore. Transcript of the interview: DOCX or PDF.

Books and website recommended by Wendy Pearlman during the interview:

Impossible Revolution by Yassin al-Haj Saleh…sible-revolution

His contributions to

Burning Country by Robin Yassin-Kassab…-burning-country

Assad or We Burn the Country by Sam Dagher…burn-the-country

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The Cave

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