Thresholds

Rivka Galchen

In this episode Jordan talks to Rivka Galchen about the projects she never finishes how hard it is for her to stay in love with an idea and how often...

TOR Presents: Voyage Into Genre

T. L. Huchu / P. Djeli Clark

ITINERARY Jul Edinburgh Scotland xx to talk to T L Huchu about The Library of the Dead the dystopias around us scientific magic and making up a new music craze...

fiction/non/fiction

S4 Ep. 21: Fiction/Non/Fiction at 100 Episodes: Whit, Sugi, and Special Guest Jabari Asim Reflect on the Podcast’s Indelible Interviews and Controversies From the Past Four Years

For the th episode of Fiction Non Fiction co-hosts Whitney Terrell and V V Ganeshananthan hand out the first-ever Nonnie Awards for the podcast s standout moments from the past...

The Maris Review

Episode 113: Yaa Gyasi

Yaa Gyasi was born in Ghana and raised in Huntsville Alabama She holds a BA in English from Stanford University and an MFA from the Iowa Writers Workshop where she...

Open Form

Episode 11: Eula Biss on Purple Rain

Welcome to Open Form a new weekly film podcast hosted by award-winning writer Mychal Denzel Smith Each week a different author chooses a movie a movie they love a movie...

Reading Women

Ep. 114 | The Parisian & Against the Loveless World

In this week s episode Kendra and Sumaiyya discuss The Parisian and Against the Loveless World Check out our Patreon page to learn more about our book club and other...

Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady

What Professional Poker Taught Maria Konnikova About the American Dream

In this episode of Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady Maria Konnikova joins Roxanne Coady to discuss her book The Biggest Bluff out now from Penguin Press This week's...

Otherppl with Brad Listi

718. Matthew Specktor

Matthew Specktor is the author of Always Crashing in the Same Car On Art Crisis and Los Angeles California available from Tin House Specktor s other books include the novels...

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

The Education of an Idealist: U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power on Soft Power and Hard Lessons

In this episode of BEYOND THE PAGE former United States Ambassador to the United Nations human rights activist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author SAMANTHA POWER interviewed in the lead-up to her...

Storybound

Madhuri Vijay reads an excerpt from "The Far Field"

Madhuri Vijay reads an excerpt from her novel The Far Field with an original Storybound remix Madhuri Vijay was born and raised in Bangalore She is the recipient of a...

Finnegan and Friends

5. Musical Conclusions

Some of Finnegans Wake s canniest readers like guest Olwen Fou r don t read the whole thing That makes sense too considering that the book is itself incomplete the...

Writer Types

Karin Slaughter, Brad Parks, Glen Erik Hamilton

Eric talks with mega-bestsellers Karin Slaughter False Witness Brad Parks Unthinkable and Glen Erik Hamilton Island of Thieves All music used by permission under the creative commons license Music in...

Audiobook Break with AudioFile Magazine

DAVID COPPERFIELD: Chapter 64 by Charles Dickens, Read by Nicholas Boulton

This is the final chapter of Charles Dickens's David Copperfield and the end of Season of Audiobook Break Season will remain available to podcast listeners until September We are launching...

Literary Disco

Episode 196: Pool Reads

On this episode of Literary Disco while Rider's off camping Tod and Julia talk about their philosophy of pool reads and why they'll read books at the pool that they'd...

Criminal Broads

The Half-Life of Casey Anthony

Casey Anthony is a woman whose face launched a thousand death threats because most Americans believe she killed her daughter After her high-profile trial and shocking acquittal she became an...

Keen On

Patrick Wyman on the "Great Divergence" between Western Europe and the Rest of the Globe

In this episode of Keen On Andrew is joined by Patrick Wyman the author of The Verge Reformation Renaissance and Forty Years that Shook the World to explore the four...

So Many Damn Books

163: Rosecrans Baldwin (EVERYTHING NOW: LESSONS FROM THE CITY STATE OF LOS ANGELES) & Orhan Pamuk's ISTANBUL

Rosecrans Baldwin drops into the Damn Library's online zoom space to chat all about Los Angeles the subject of his new book Everything Now Lessons from the City-State of Los...

First Draft: A Dialogue on Writing

First Draft - Michael Kleber-Diggs

Michael Kleber-Diggs is a poet essayist and literary critic He was born and raised in Kansas and now makes his home in Saint Paul Minnesota His debut poetry collection Worldly...

The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan

Ross King on the Man Who Changed Bookselling

On today's episode of The Literary Life, Mitchell Kaplan talks to Ross King about his new book, The Bookseller of Florence, out now from Grove Atlantic.

Change Lab: Conversations on Transformation and Creativity

47 Pasadena City College President Erika Endrijonas on leveling the playing field

Erika Endrijonas isn t just an advocate for the pivotal role community colleges play in providing equal access to the American Dream She is also an alum of Cal State...

WMFA

WMFA ARCHIVES: Creating Reassuring Writing Frameworks w. KRISTEN ARNETT

Kristen Arnett's latest novel WITH TEETH is out now from Riverhead In this conversation from she and Courtney talk about queer writing beyond the coming-out narrative creating supportive frameworks for...

The NewberyTart Podcast

S7 E1: Doctor De Soto

Each week on NewberyTart Jennie and Marcy two book-loving mamas and a librarian and a bookseller respectively read and drink their way through the entire catalogue of Newbery books and...

Unlikeable Female Characters

Episode 62: The Woman in the Window

Wendy's back for one episode only The ladies reunite to hate-watch the film adaptation of A J Finn's THE WOMAN IN THE WINDOW now streaming on Netflix if you like...

Underreported: Hosted by Nicholas Lemann

John Judis: The Politics of Our Time

John Judis has brought out a book with Columbia Global Reports during each of the last three national political seasons The Populist Explosion in The Nationalist Revival in and now...

Behind the Mic with AudioFile Magazine

TOKYO EVER AFTER by Emiko Jean, read by Ali Ahn

Narrator Ali Ahn brings plenty of personality and heart to Emiko Jean s young adult rom-com about a high school senior who has discovered an incredible secret her father is...

Damian Barr's Literary Salon

SALON EXCLUSIVE: Kate Sawyer reads from 'The Stranding'

If you read one book this summer although why would you read just one you wouldn't be going wrong by making it The Stranding by Kate Sawyer In the words...

Emergence Magazine Podcast

Joy is the Justice We Give Ourselves – J. Drew Lanham

J Drew Lanham is a birder naturalist and hunter-conservationist He is the author of The Home Place Memoirs of a Colored Man s Love Affair with Nature In this powerful...

Time to Eat the Dogs

How to Be an African Travel Writer in Africa

Emmanuel Iduma talks about his experiences traveling through Africa and his quest to find a new language of travel Iduma is a writer and lecturer at the School of Visual...