Shifra Sharlin lives in New Haven where she regularly runs into Book Talk host Cyd Oppenheimer and her children at her local coffeeshop. She teaches a course on reading and writing the modern essay at Yale. She writes essays, too.
Thanks to her Kindle, Shifra has discovered that she loves long novels: War and Peace and Vanity Fair are two favorites. Thanks to BookTalk, Shifra has discovered how much fun it is to discuss any novel with Cyd and the other BookTalkers.
Shifra has appeared on the following episodes of Book Talk:
Shifra will appear on the upcoming episode of Book Talk: