TOR Presents: Voyage Into Genre

Samit Basu / Joma West

Strap on your shiny sunglasses we re headed to near-future Delhi an upscale apartment block where no one touches one another and then right back here to this most pivotal...

The Maris Review

Episode 168: Elaine Castillo

Elaine Castillo named one of of the Planet's Most Exciting Young People by the Financial Times was born and raised in the Bay Area Her debut novel America Is Not...

Literary Disco

Episode 203: Crime

Today we continue our genre-based season where we dive deep into a literary genre exploring what defines it what makes it work and not work interviewing authors talking to fans...

Thresholds

Endnotes: Crystal Hana Kim, Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore, and summer reading

It's the end of a 'Family' capsule of episodes and the last before our summer break so we really pulled out all the stops this time FEATURED an outtake of...

Keen On

Peter Coy Why Economics Might Not Be the Dismal Science That We Love to Hate

Hosted by Andrew Keen Keen On features conversations with some of the world s leading thinkers and writers about the economic political and technological issues being discussed in the news...

Behind the Mic with AudioFile Magazine

THE IT GIRL by Ruth Ware, read by Imogen Church

Narrator Imogen Church adeptly plays all of the characters in this latest mystery from Ruth Ware Host Jo Reed and AudioFile s Michele Cobb discuss the story of Hannah bookstore...

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

Rebecca Donner on “All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days”

In this episode of Beyond the Page host John Burnham Schwartz talks with Rebecca Donner winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for biography for All the Frequent Troubles...

Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady

Elizabeth Alexander: How Do You Keep Yourself Safe But Not Live in Fear?

When we think of racism we often think of actions obstacles systems What we often overlook is the power of images movement art and words They represent the power of...

fiction/non/fiction

S5 Ep. 36: Remembering Afghanistan’s Wars: Jamil Jan Kochai on Shifting Storytellers and Forms

Fiction writer Jamil Jan Kochai joins Fiction Non Fiction hosts V V Ganeshananthan and Whitney Terrell almost a year after U S troops withdrawal from Afghanistan to talk about how...

Storybound

Elizabeth McCracken reads her short story, "It's Not You"

Elizabeth McCracken reads her short story, "It's Not You," backed by an original Storybound remix with Moon Hound, and sound design and arrangement by Jude Brewer.

Reading Women

Ep. 122 | Farewell, Dear Listeners

In Reading Women s final episode Kendra and a very special guest reminisce about episodes across Reading Women s six seasons Things MentionedTeam PageBooks Mentioned Plum Pudding Murder by Joanne...

Open Form

Episode 40: Elif Batuman on Get Out

Welcome to Open Form a 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 they...

Otherppl with Brad Listi

786. Nada Alic

Nada Alic is the author of the debut story collection Bad Thoughts available from Vintage It is the official August pick of The Nervous Breakdown Book Club Alic's story The...

The Cosmic Library

3.5 You Take It from Here

It's not just the contradictions in the Hebrew Bible that puzzle and provoke readers there are throughout passages of intense emotional or moral provocation See for instance Ecclesiastes which in...

Writer Types

Lee & Andrew Child, Wanda M. Morris, William Boyle & Goodbye

Best selling authors Lee amp Andrew Child join Eric to talk about the latest Jack Reacher novel Better Off Dead Wanda M Morris discusses her debut novel All Her Little...

Audiobook Break with AudioFile Magazine

Pride and Prejudice - Chapters 60 and 61, with Songs

This episode brings the delightful story of Elizabeth Bennet and her Fitzwilliam Darcy to an end Thank you for joining us to listen to Jane Austen s PRIDE AND PREJUDICE...

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...

So Many Damn Books

188: Tom Scharpling (IT NEVER ENDS, THE BEST SHOW, and more)

Living Legend Tom Scharpling drops into The Damn Library to chat about the paperback release of his national bestseller It Never Ends and his recent -hour Best Show episode triumph...

First Draft: A Dialogue on Writing

First Draft - Chinelo Okparanta

Chinelo Okparanta was born and raised in Port Harcourt Nigeria Her debut short story collection Happiness Like Water was nominated for the Nigerian Writers Award long-listed for the Frank O...

The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan

Dwyer Murphy on the Romantic Optimism in L.A. and South Florida Crime Novels

On today s episode of The Literary Life Mitchell Kaplan is joined by Dwyer Murphy to discuss his debut novel An Honest Living out now from Viking Dwyer Murphy is...

Change Lab: Conversations on Transformation and Creativity

Karen Hofmann on building an accessible, affordable and inclusive education

To many of our listeners this guest needs no introduction She is someone who has burst through seemingly impenetrable ceilings glass and otherwise to claim leadership roles historically held by...

WMFA

Enlarging People’s Perception of Sylvia Plath w. HEATHER CLARK

Heather Clark is the author of Red Comet The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath a Pulitzer Prize finalist now out in paperback from Knopf She and Courtney...

The NewberyTart Podcast

Interview: Andrea Wang

In this episode Marcy and Jennie talk to Andrea Wang author of Watercress a Newbery Honor Book Caldecott Medal Winner and APALA Award Winner Andrea Wang is the award-winning author...

Unlikeable Female Characters

Episode 94: Red Flags & Future Selves with Sarah Zachrich Jeng

Layne interviews Sarah Zachrich Jeng about her speculative feminist thriller The Other Me why selfishness is necessary to make art and the men we should all watch out for Sarah...

Underreported with Nicholas Lemann

The Stories Chinese Fiction Reveals: A Conversation with Megan Walsh

This is the last of our three-part series on the book called The Subplot What China Is Reading and Why It Matters In The Subplot journalist and critic Megan Walsh...

Damian Barr's Literary Salon

SALON EXCLUSIVE: Jess Kidd reads from 'The Night Ship'

One shipwreck Two misfits years apart The Night Ship is a feat of imagination from award-winning author Jess Kidd We re delighted to have her read on our podcast from...

Emergence Magazine Podcast

Gianstone – Andri Snær Magnason

In our final installment on the theme of Ashes from Chapter Two of Living with the Unknown we enter a fictional world dominated by the monotony and tireless momentum of...

Time to Eat the Dogs

The Abominable Snowman

Dr Carolin Roeder talks about the Soviet search for the abominable snowman and its parallels to other wildman legends in the United States and elsewhere Roeder facilitates research collaboration between...

Ursa Short Fiction

The Life and Short Stories of Diane Oliver (Part One)

Content advisory This episode contains a mention of a racist slur Deesha Philyaw and Dawnie Walton's two-part book club discussion on the life and work of Diane Oliver who published...