Zadie Smith's novel, "Swing Time," is about friendship between two young biracial girls in England in the 1980s. It has just been nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award.
Arizonans To Take Part In Berlin's German-American Folk Festival
This weekend, some Arizonans will be taking part in the German-American Folk Festival in Berlin. They include the Native American Indian fusion band Clan-Destine and hoop dancer Tony Duncan.
For many years, the travel route has been reversed, as Arizona is a popular tourist destination for German travelers.
Dierk Seeburg was born in Germany and is actively involved in the Valley’s German Society of Arizona. He says his passion for the American West shares a lot in common with other Germans.