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Books and Authors is the podcast that brings you intelligent, candid conversations with today's leading authors We feature fiction and nonfiction.

Latest Episodes

Alexander Chee, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel. Miami Book Fair

Acclaimed novelist and essayist Alexander Chee joined me at the Miami Book Fair to talk about his work, and his latest collection, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel.

14 min2018 NOV 28
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Alexander Chee, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel. Miami Book Fair

Danielle Lazarin, BackTalk

Danielle Lazarin talks about her short story collection, Backtalk. We discuss how she got her agent, what she likes about Twitter, and why she's glad she didn't rush into publishing.

24 min2018 SEP 16
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Danielle Lazarin, BackTalk

Victoria Patterson, The Little Brother

Victoria Patterson's latest novel, THE LITTLE BROTHER, investigates a rape case -- based on California's Haidl case -- that looks at class, privilege, wealth, and how they affect our justice system as well as the rape culture that underlies it all. In light of the recent Stanford rape case, this discussion is extremely timely.

21 min2016 JUN 10
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Victoria Patterson, The Little Brother

Cuban Doctors

From WHYY's The Pulse. Many Cuban doctors come to the US for a better life, but not all of them can use their medical skills once they get here.

6 min2016 MAR 26
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Cuban Doctors

Julie Barer, Literary Agent

In this third installment in our series of conversations with book professionals who are not authors, we talk with literary agent Julie Barer of The Book Group.

22 min2016 JAN 8
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Julie Barer, Literary Agent

Eileen Myles, I Must Be Living Twice

Recorded live at BookCulture in Manhattan, Eileen Myles discusses her new volume of collected poems, I Must Be Living Twice, and her re-released novel, Chelsea Girls.

21 min2015 OCT 9
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Eileen Myles, I Must Be Living Twice

Lauren Cerand, Literary Publicist

In this second installment in our series of conversations with book professionals who are not authors, we talk with literary publicist Lauren Cerand.

28 min2015 SEP 4
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Lauren Cerand, Literary Publicist

Bethanne Patrick, Book Reviewer and Critic

In this first installment in a series of conversations with book professionals who are not authors, we talk to Bethanne Patrick, a critic and book reviewer. She has a long and rich track record in many areas of the book world.

25 min2015 JUL 25
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Bethanne Patrick, Book Reviewer and Critic
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Latest Episodes

Alexander Chee, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel. Miami Book Fair

Acclaimed novelist and essayist Alexander Chee joined me at the Miami Book Fair to talk about his work, and his latest collection, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel.

14 min2018 NOV 28
Comments
Alexander Chee, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel. Miami Book Fair

Danielle Lazarin, BackTalk

Danielle Lazarin talks about her short story collection, Backtalk. We discuss how she got her agent, what she likes about Twitter, and why she's glad she didn't rush into publishing.

24 min2018 SEP 16
Comments
Danielle Lazarin, BackTalk

Victoria Patterson, The Little Brother

Victoria Patterson's latest novel, THE LITTLE BROTHER, investigates a rape case -- based on California's Haidl case -- that looks at class, privilege, wealth, and how they affect our justice system as well as the rape culture that underlies it all. In light of the recent Stanford rape case, this discussion is extremely timely.

21 min2016 JUN 10
Comments
Victoria Patterson, The Little Brother

Cuban Doctors

From WHYY's The Pulse. Many Cuban doctors come to the US for a better life, but not all of them can use their medical skills once they get here.

6 min2016 MAR 26
Comments
Cuban Doctors

Julie Barer, Literary Agent

In this third installment in our series of conversations with book professionals who are not authors, we talk with literary agent Julie Barer of The Book Group.

22 min2016 JAN 8
Comments
Julie Barer, Literary Agent

Eileen Myles, I Must Be Living Twice

Recorded live at BookCulture in Manhattan, Eileen Myles discusses her new volume of collected poems, I Must Be Living Twice, and her re-released novel, Chelsea Girls.

21 min2015 OCT 9
Comments
Eileen Myles, I Must Be Living Twice

Lauren Cerand, Literary Publicist

In this second installment in our series of conversations with book professionals who are not authors, we talk with literary publicist Lauren Cerand.

28 min2015 SEP 4
Comments
Lauren Cerand, Literary Publicist

Bethanne Patrick, Book Reviewer and Critic

In this first installment in a series of conversations with book professionals who are not authors, we talk to Bethanne Patrick, a critic and book reviewer. She has a long and rich track record in many areas of the book world.

25 min2015 JUL 25
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Bethanne Patrick, Book Reviewer and Critic
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