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George Saunders

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks with comedian and festival co-producer Abhay Nadkarni about the 5th Annual Desi Comedy Fest which takes place from August 9 - 19 at comedy clubs and theaters in 9 Northern California cities: San Francisco, Berkeley, Mill Valley, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, San Mateo, Milpitas, Dublin, and Mountain View.

Writer George Saunders shares his new novel, Lincoln in the Bardo, which tells a moving father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, and an unforgettable cast of characters.