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Andre Dubus III | Interview

Andre Dubus III & Catherine Tung

‘Everybody gets an imagination at birth, and I truly believe that deep down, we all have an intimate knowledge of the other.’

Andre Dubus III

Andre Dubus III is the author of the novels Bluesman (1993) and House of Sand and Fog (1999), which was a finalist for the National Book Award and made into an Oscar-nominated 2003 film. His new novel, The Garden of Last Days, follows several troubled characters in the days before September 11 – including one of the Saudi Arabian hijackers, an exotic dancer and her young daughter – whose authentically detailed but starkly different lives intersect.

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Catherine Tung

Catherine Tung is a freelance writer based in Brooklyn.

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