from the world's big
Join New York Times best-selling author Maria Konnikova as she leads this special edition of Big Think Live.
Step inside the minds of two of the most exciting and dynamic writers of our times.
The distance between the American dream and reality is expressed best through literature.
- Literature expands our ability to feel empathy and inspires compassion.
- These 10 novels tackle some facet of the American experience.
- The list includes a fictional retelling of the first Native American to graduate from Harvard, and hiding out in inner-city Newark.