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.

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

How Lincoln Broke the Constitution

In this episode John Burnham Schwartz speaks with Noah Feldman Harvard Law professor and renowned Constitutional scholar whose groundbreaking new book The Broken Constitution Lincoln Slavery and the Refounding of...

fiction/non/fiction

S5 Ep. 4: Live From the Miami Book Fair 2021: Joshua Ferris on the Great Recession, Writing About Capitalism, and A Calling for Charlie Barnes

In this special episode taped live at the Miami Book Fair novelist Joshua Ferris joins hosts Whitney Terrell and V V Ganeshananthan to discuss his new novel A Calling for...

TOR Presents: Voyage Into Genre

Ryka Aoki / Andrea Hairston

ITINERARY Ryka Aoki talks about why Light From Uncommon Stars blends genres about how writing poetry helps with writing food and why Lindsey Stirling is awesome Andrea Hairston talks about...

Thresholds

James Han Mattson

Jordan talks to James Han Mattson author of Reprieve about a trip to Korea that changed his life about being messy in fiction James Han Mattson was born in Seoul...

The Maris Review

Episode 131: Chibundu Onuzo

Chibundu Onuzo was born in Lagos Nigeria and lives in London A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and regular contributor to The Guardian she is the winner of...

Reading Women

Ep. 121 | Looking Back: Author Interviews

In this week s episode we look back at past author interviews throughout the years and Kendra shares some behind-the-scenes memories around some of her most memorable interviews Check out...

Open Form

Episode 23: Ilana Masad on Arrival

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...

Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady

Kati Marton Observes the Transformative Power of Angela Merkel

In this episode of Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady Kati Marton joins Roxanne to discuss her book The Chancellor The Remarkable Odyssey of Angela Merkel out now from...

Otherppl with Brad Listi

743. Sarah Hall

Sarah Hall is the author of the novel Burntcoat available from Custom House It is the official November pick of The Nervous Breakdown Book Club Hall was born in Cumbria...

The Cosmic Library

2.3 Formulaic Surprises

The Nights are full of patterns the stories have formulas and this too anticipates the world of television comic books video games Yasmine Seale translator of the Nights says 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

THE ILIAD Book 22

Listen to The Death of Hector Book of Homer s epic poem THE ILIAD is one of the earliest and greatest poems in the Western world and the story of...

Literary Disco

Episode 200: Reflections on the Disco

It's episode 200. We're going to talk about what's changed over the years, and maybe do a bookshelf revisit. Who knows?! We're getting old.

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

Thibault Manekin on Daring to Change the World

In this episode of Keen On Andrew is joined by Thibault Manekin the author of Larger Than Yourself Reimagine Industries Lead with Purpose amp Grow Ideas into Movements Thibault Manekin...

So Many Damn Books

173: Uli Beutter Cohen (BETWEEN THE LINES: STORIES FROM THE UNDERGROUND) & Katherine May's WINTERING

Uli Beutter Cohen stops into the Damn Library for the third time but for her first time as an author She wrote Between the Lines Stories from the Underground and...

First Draft: A Dialogue on Writing

First Draft - Nawaaz Ahmed

Nawaaz Ahmed is a transplant from Tamil Nadu India Before turning to writing he was a computer scientist researching search algorithms for Yahoo He holds an MFA from University of...

The Literary Life with Mitchell Kaplan

Bob Spitz on Writing the Definitive History of the Greatest Rock Band of All Time

This week on The Literary Mitchell Kaplan talks with Bob Spitz about his new biography Led Zeppelin Bob Spitz is the award-winning author of the biographies Dearie The Remarkable Life...

Change Lab: Conversations on Transformation and Creativity

51 Aimee Bender on writing into uncertainty

For novelist Aimee Bender magic is not a limited resource Nor is it something to be feared coveted mistrusted or monetized In her view rather magic is an everyday occurrence...

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: Jennifer L. Holm

In this episode Marcy and Jennie talk to Jennifer L Holm Newbery Award-winning author of Our Only May Amelia Penny from Heaven and Turtle in Paradise Jennifer L Holm is...

Unlikeable Female Characters

Episode 71: Noir-igin Stories with John Copenhaver

Kristen welcomes Unlikeable Female Characters' first-ever male guest author John Copenhaver to talk about his new novel THE SAVAGE KIND his favorite femme fatales and the future of queer crime...

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

AudioFile’s 2021 Best Audiobooks

AudioFile Magazine is celebrating the Best Audiobooks of Host Jo Reed and AudioFile s Robin Whitten give a peek behind the scenes into the making of this year s list...

Damian Barr's Literary Salon

SALON EXCLUSIVE: Amor Towles reads from 'The Lincoln Highway'

We were so happy to launch Amor Towles international bestseller A Gentleman in Moscow back in you can listen to that event here on the podcast and we re delighted...

Emergence Magazine Podcast

Reseeding the Food System – a conversation with Rowen White

In this in-depth interview Rowen White shares what seeds her greatest teachers have shown her that resilience is rooted in diversity and that all of us carry encoded memories of...

Time to Eat the Dogs

A Window to Heaven: The Daring First Ascent of Denali

Patrick Dean talks about the first successful ascent of Denali in Dean is a writer and executive director of the Mountain Goat Trail Alliance He s the author of A...