Literary Journalism

Lapham’s Quarterly (online)
A Good Story, If I Can Remember It,” profile of anti-apartheid editor and novelist Sylvester Stein, August 16, 2016

The Nation
India’s Missing Women,” Review essay, July 7-14, 2014

The New York Times Book Review
Writer’s Retreat,” Review of Tim Finch’s House of Journalists, October 1, 2013
Tale of a Puerto Rican Plantation Mistress,” Review of Esmeralda Santiago’s Conquistadora, July 20, 2011
Homeland Revisited,” Review of Anand Giridharadas’ India Calling, January 7, 2011
All Souls Rising,” Review of Isabel Allende’s Island Beneath the Sea, April 29, 2010
Song of India,” Review of Amit Chaudhuri’s The Immortals, October 22, 2009
Sleeping with the Enemy,” Review of Ana Menendez’ The Last War, June 24, 2009
Vulnerable in Morocco,” Review of Laila Lalami’s Secret Son, June 4, 2009
Exile’s Return,” Review of Azadeh Moaveni’s Honeymoon in Tehran, February 26, 2009
A Passage from India,” Review of Amitav Ghosh’s Sea of Poppies, November 28, 2008
Bilateral Commitments,” Review of Sana Krasikov’s One More Year, Sept. 5, 2008

Washington Post Book World
Review of Qui Xialong’s Years of Red Dust, Nov. 4, 2010
Review of Laura Restrepo’s No Place for Heroes, July 20, 2010

The (London) Observer
Review of When London Was Capital of America, August 28, 2010

Philadelphia City Paper
20 Questions: Interview with Jhumpa Lahiri,”  September 16, 1999

The National (The Abu Dhabi Review)
Conflicted Feelings,” Review of Chang-Rae Lee’s The Surrendered, June 4, 2010
A Master of the Art,” Review of Peter Carey’s Parrot and Olivier in America, March 26, 2010
“A Way in the World,” Review of Neel Mukherjee’s A Life Apart

Ms. Magazine
Review of Amana Fontanella Khan’s Pink Sari Revolution, Summer 2013
Review of Anchee Min’s The Cooked Seed, Spring 2013
Dead Woman Talking,” Review of Megan Voysey-Braig’s Till We Can Keep an Animal, Fall 2009
Review of Monica Ali’s Alentejo Blue, Summer 2006
An East-West Affair,” Review of Samina Ali’s Madras on Rainy Days, Winter 2003/2004

Columbia Magazine

“Mirror, Mirror,” Review of Daniel Alarcon’s At Night We Walk in Circles, Fall 2013