Arnon Grunberg Amsterdam-born Arnon Grunberg's first novel, Blue Mondays, was published when he was 22. He was proclaimed a literary wunderkind. His second novel, Silent Extras, is a comic look at the culture of fame. He tells Liane about the parallels to his own life and why he fled European literary success for the relative obscurity of waiting tables in New York City. (10:00) (To learn more about Arnon Grunberg and Silent Extras, visit http://www.goldbergmcduffie.com/projects/grunberg/index.html.) (This Web site will open in a new browser window.)
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Amsterdam-born Arnon Grunberg's first novel, Blue Mondays, was published when he was 22. He was proclaimed a literary wunderkind. His second novel, Silent Extras, is a comic look at the culture of fame. He tells Liane about the parallels to his own life and why he fled European literary success for the relative obscurity of waiting tables in New York City. (10:00) (To learn more about Arnon Grunberg and Silent Extras, visit http://www.goldbergmcduffie.com/projects/grunberg/index.html.) (This Web site will open in a new browser window.)