S3. Ep. 2: Madhuri Vijay reads an excerpt from "The Far Field"
Tuesday, 15 December
Madhuri Vijay reads an excerpt from her novel "The Far Field", with sound design and music composition from French Cassettes.
Madhuri Vijay was born and raised in Bangalore. She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, and her writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Best American Non-Required Reading, Narrative Magazine, and Elle India, among many other publications. The Far Field is her first book, and won the second JCB Prize for Literature, India’s most prestigious literary award.
French Cassettes are a harmony driven power pop rock quartet out of the Bay Area. Their new album, Rolodex, is just out and can be found at fullfrenchy.com. This episode samples their song, Utah.
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