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The kite runner

Author: Khaled Hosseini; C-SPAN2 (Television network)
Publisher: West Lafayette, IN : C-SPAN Archives, ©2005.
Series: Book tv.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Khaled Hosseini discussed his novel The Kite Runner, published by Riverhead. It is the story of an Afghani man who came to America but remained haunted by memories from his childhood in Kabul. Mr. Hosseini wrote about the lives of two boys growing up together in Kabul; one the privileged son of a wealthy businessman, the other the son of that businessman's servant. The book explored the cultural and religious  Read more...
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Named Person: Khaled Hosseini; Khaled Hosseini
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Khaled Hosseini; C-SPAN2 (Television network)
OCLC Number: 71520800
Performer(s): Speaker: Khaled Hosseini.
Event notes: Recorded September 20, 2005, at George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia.
Description: 1 videodisc (68 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Book tv.
Other Titles: Khaled Hosseini, author, The kite runner
Responsibility: C-SPAN2.

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Khaled Hosseini discussed his novel The Kite Runner, published by Riverhead. It is the story of an Afghani man who came to America but remained haunted by memories from his childhood in Kabul. Mr. Hosseini wrote about the lives of two boys growing up together in Kabul; one the privileged son of a wealthy businessman, the other the son of that businessman's servant. The book explored the cultural and religious differences that divided the country and explained how the political and cultural landscape of the country has changed since then. Mr. Hosseini talked about his life experiences and how they affected the writing of his books. He also responded to questions and comments submitted by members of the audience.

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