The actress tells the story of a woman whose romantic limits are defined by her vocabulary.
On this week’s podcast, the actress Saoirse Ronan reads “ Grappling With the Language of Love.” It’s the story of an American woman who falls in love with a Syrian doctor while learning Arabic in Damascus.
The author, Emily Robbins, published her debut novel, “A Word for Love,” in 2017. Stay tuned after the reading to catch up with her, and to hear thoughts from Ms. Ronan and the Modern Love editor Daniel Jones.
Ms. Ronan stars in the new film “On Chesil Beach” and has been nominated for three Academy Awards.