The Maris Review

Episode 35: Garth Greenwell

Garth Greenwell is the author of What Belongs To You which won the British Book Award for Debut of the Year and was long-listed for the National Book Award His...

Storybound

Ep. 07: Nathan Hill reads an excerpt from his novel "The Nix"

Nathan Hill reads an excerpt from his novel The Nix with sound design and music composition from Tim Karplus This episode is brought to you by Powell's Books the world's...

Behind the Mic with AudioFile Magazine

LABYRINTH OF ICE by Buddy Levy, read by Will Damron

Narrator Will Damron makes Buddy Levy s fascinating account of Greely s Polar Expedition come to life AudioFile s Jonathan Smith and host Jo Reed discuss this audiobook history that...

LIC Reading Series

READING: Chelsea Hodson, Allie Rowbottom, and Amanda Stern

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...

Literary Disco

Episode 160: The Overstory

On this today s episode we discuss The Overstory by Richard Powers a Pulitzer Prize-winning from that centers trees in a variety of context as the focus of its storytelling...

First Draft: A Dialogue on Writing

First Draft - Ethan Rutherford

Ethan Rutherford is the author of The Peripatetic Coffin and Other Stories which was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction a finalist for...

Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady

Ada Calhoun on Defining the Midlife Crisis for Women

Men have defined the space of midlife crisis for decades the sporty cars the affairs etc But what does a midlife crisis look like for women and do Gen X...

Emergence Magazine Podcast

On Time and Water – a conversation with Andri Snær Magnason

Andri Sn r Magnason is an Icelandic writer and documentary filmmaker In this interview Andri discusses his new book On Time and Water and our relationship to time in an...

Otherppl with Brad Listi

Episode 621 — Matthew Zapruder

Matthew Zapruder is the guest His latest poetry collection Father's Day is available from Copper Canyon Press This is his second time on the program He first appeared in Episode...

Reading Women

Interview with Tishani Doshi

Kendra talks to Tishani Doshi about her latest novel Small Days and Nights which is out now from W W Norton Check out our Patreon page to learn more about...

The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan

Robert Boyers; Famous Child Singer in a Brooklyn Synagogue to Public Intellectual, Professor and Writer

I ve been thinking about what a lot of people refer to as the culture wars for the last thirty years A few years ago I felt we had reached...

fiction/non/fiction

S3 E8: Who Can Be A Citizen?: Rohini Mohan and Praveen Donthi on Hindu Nationalism, Exclusion, and Belonging in Modi's India

In this episode journalists Rohini Mohan and Praveen Donthi talk to Fiction Non Fiction podcast co-hosts V V Ganeshananthan and Whitney Terrell about the recent widespread protests in India over...

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

Mitch Landrieu: A White Southerner Confronts History

When New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu addressed the people of his city in May about his decision to take down four Confederate monuments including the statue of Robert E Lee...

So Many Damn Books

129: Adaptations (CATS, LITTLE WOMEN, and DICKINSON)

Christopher and Drew decide to catch up with things that have been adapted from books and made into movies Alternate universe Weber adaptations are supposed upon The future of adaptation...

House of SpeakEasy

Seriously Entertaining - This Is Not the End

Our sixth and final episode of the season presents a literary mixtape highlighting performances from SpeakEasy s inaugural year - Since we were digging back into our archives it seemed...

Keen On

Jacobin Editor Bhaskar Sunkara on Capitalism vs. Socialism

Bhaskar Sunkara is an American political writer. He is the founding editor and publisher of Jacobin and publisher of Catalyst: A Journal of Theory and Strategy and Tribune.

A Phone Call From Paul

A Conversation with Lewis Hyde

Lewis Hyde is the author of Trickster Makes This World Mischief Myth and Art and The Gift Creativity and the Artist in the Modern World as well as a book...

Criminal Broads

The Jolly One: Jane Toppan

Midnight A hospital ward A young woman writhes in her bed in pain But wait here comes the night nurse Jane Toppan with a cool glass of water promising to...

New Books Network

Great Books: Melissa Schwartzberg on Rousseau's "The Social Contract"

Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains The opening sentence of th century philosopher Jean-Jacques Roussau's The Social Contract poses a central question for all of us...