Malcolm Gladwell’s new book explores “lopsided conflicts,” though he warns us that “we consistently get these kinds of conflicts wrong. … Giants are not what we think they are,” and we often mistake privilege for strength.
Julian Fellowes’ novel “Past Imperfect” provides a compelling fictive crossroads where the myths and realities of class collide.
Posted on Oct 2, 2009
Tracy Quan‘s third novel is “Diary of a Jetsetting Call Girl,” a sequel to “Diary of a Manhattan Call Girl.” Her writing has appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Globe and Mail, Los Angeles Times, The Guardian and The Daily Beast. Tracy’s website is http://www.tracyquan.net, and she’s a regular guest on RTHK’s “Morning Brew”.