Night Waves | Khaled Hosseini

Based on The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Former physician and best-selling author, Khaled Hosseini's first two novels - The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns - have sold over 38 million copies and spawned a BAFTA nominated film. He talks to Rana about his latest novel, his charity relief work in Afghanistan, and his thoughts on writing a sympathetic Taliban character.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 44'15''
  • Broadcast date: 2013

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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