Zarmina Rafi


Khaled Hosseini in Toronto: Author discusses Afghanistan, inspiration, and Afghan-American guilt


And the Mountains Echoed needed no introduction to the audience at Indigo’s Bay and Bloor location. Copies of the book were flying off the shelves only minutes before the author, Khaled Hosseini, arrived for a Q&A with the bookstore chain’s CEO, Heather Reisman. The Afghan-American physician-turned-writer was articulate and had a strong stage presence. He took the hour with Reisman to talk...