Beyond the Page: The Best of the Sun Valley Writers’ Conference

Alexander Maksik on Caring For an Ill and Aging Parent From a Distance

What happens what emotional threads get pulled when halfway around the globe a father gets sick from Covid In an evocative personal essay for The New Yorker My Father's Voice...

Keen On

Zachary D. Carter on John Maynard Keynes and the Need for Deficit Spending

Zachary D Carter is a senior reporter at HuffPost where he covers Congress the White House and economic policy He is a frequent guest on cable news and news radio...

The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan

Robert Kolker on Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family

Hidden Valley Road is journalist and author Robert Kolker s riveting account of the Galvin family with children six of whom were diagnosed with schizophrenia Kolker shares their heartbreaking yet...

Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady

Tara Westover: Why Tell Your Story Now?

No birth certificates no school no doctors no registered existence and abuse at the hands of one of her brothers Westover s first book Educated describes how she escaped a...

The Maris Review

Episode 53: Patrick Hoffman

Patrick Hoffman is a writer and private investigator based in Brooklyn His first novel The White Van was a finalist for the Crime Writers Association Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award...

Otherppl with Brad Listi

Episode 646 — Kristen Millares Young

Kristen Millares Young is the guest Her debut novel Subduction is available from Red Hen Press Young is a prize-winning journalist and essayist whose work has appeared in the Washington...

fiction/non/fiction

S3 Ep. 17: Poetry, Prose, and the Climate Crisis: John Freeman and Tahmima Anam on Public Space and Global Inequality

In this episode poet and editor John Freeman talks to Fiction Non Fiction podcast co-hosts V V Ganeshananthan and Whitney Terrell about his second collection of poetry The Park Freeman...

Thresholds

Episode 07: Leslie Jamison

Leslie Jamison is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The Recovering and The Empathy Exams and the novel The Gin Closet She is a contributing writer for the...

Reading Women

Ep. 89 | Caribbean Heritage Month

For June s theme Kendra Jaclyn and special guest Laura discuss books for Caribbean Heritage Month Many thanks to our sponsor Penguin Random House AudioCheck out our Patreon page to...

Behind the Mic with AudioFile Magazine

BEACH READ by Emily Henry, read by Julia Whelan

Julia Whelan is one of AudioFile s Golden Voice narrators a well-deserved honor We celebrate the best of the audiobook narrators to encourage listeners to seek out exceptional performers who...

First Draft: A Dialogue on Writing

First Draft - Sue Monk Kidd

Sue Monk Kidd writes fiction and non-fiction Her novels include The Secret Life of Bees The Mermaid Chair The Invention of Wings and The Book of Longings Some of her...

Emergence Magazine Podcast

Pickled Limes – Kalyanee Mam

During the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia Kalyanee Mam s mother nourished and sustained her family with umami soups chicken rice and fried noodles Years later as Kalyanee cooks for...

Literary Disco

Episode 173: Middlemarch, Book 4

This week is part four of our #Quarantine read of George Eliot's long and intimidating classic novel from the nineteenth century, Middlemarch.

WMFA

WRITERS-IN-RESIDENCE: Book Tour Edition

In the second quarantine call-in episode writers with new releases share their favorite moments from a very different kind of book tour than they d expected Plus they shout out...

So Many Damn Books

137: Back in the Saddle or, Reading Snapshot

Drew and Christopher actually talk at one another in this one The very first episode of So Many Damn Books where Christopher and Drew aren't actually in a Damn Library...

Storybound

Ep. 10: Mitchell S. Jackson reads an excerpt from his memoir "Survival Math"

Mitchell S Jackson reads an excerpt from his memoir Survival Math with sound design and music composition from Zane featuring Stephanie Strange This episode is brought to you by Powell's...

LIC Reading Series

READING: Jimmy Cajoleas, Sarah Weinman, and Cutter Wood

Where is all of the literary love for Queens It s right here at LIC Reading Series Join them each week for stories readings and discussions with acclaimed writers recorded...

A Phone Call From Paul

A Conversation with Ocean Vuong

Ocean Vuong is the author of the critically acclaimed poetry collection Night Sky with Exit Wounds and the New York Times bestselling novel On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous A recipient...

House of SpeakEasy

Seriously Entertaining - As Good as Gold

Though we were unable to host our March Seriously Entertaining show live at Joe's Pub due to the coronavirus we wanted to share these original stories prepared by our March...

Criminal Broads

UPDATE

A quick state of the Criminal Broads union This is not goodbye forever but it is goodbye for now PLUS some fun basic obvious quarantine escapism suggestions And a bit...

New Books Network

Catherine Belton, "Putin's People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took on the West" (FSG, 2020)

The Russian state is back That may not be a big surprise to Russia watchers The degree to which it is a KGB state however is documented in great detail...

Beyond the Page: The Best of the Sun Valley Writers’ Conference

Alexander Maksik on Caring For an Ill and Aging Parent From a Distance

What happens what emotional threads get pulled when halfway around the globe a father gets sick from Covid In an evocative personal essay for The New Yorker My Father's Voice...