Columbia Journalism School presents a conversation with Class of 1998 alum Tom Rachman, author of one of the most popular books of the last 16 months, "The Imperfectionists." Set in a fictional English-language newspaper in Rome, the novel has received rave reviews worldwide, including being put at the top of NYT book reviewer Janet Maslin's list of top 10 books of 2010. See more at TheImperfectionists.com.
"This book is so good I had to read it twice simply to figure out how he pulled it off... hilarious and heart-wrenching." - Christopher Buckley, New York Times Book Review.