Author interviews.Upcoming Broadcasts:
Note: sometimes the recordings start during the show before mine -- move the cursor a few minutes ahead and you'll be with me.
COMING UP ON APRIL 16: MARY ROACH TALKS ABOUT "GULP: ADVENTURES ON THE ALIMENTARY CANAL"
and then the show returns to Wednesdays on May 1, 2013!
Some past shows:
7/27/11 -- Carolyn Cooke, Mendocino County author of "Daughters of the Revolution" -- according to the SF Chron review, "a dramatic social novel... with imagery so fine and excruciating it feels like a dare," evoking "the dawn of women's liberation and the struggle for sexual voice."
8/10/11 -- Colleen Morton Busch, author of "Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara"
8/24/11 -- Law professor Brandon Garrett discusses "Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong"
Seth Rosenfeld, author of "Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals and Reagan's Rise to Power"
Jorja Leap, author of "Jumped In: What Gangs Taught Me about Violence, Drugs, Love and Redemption"
Gideon Lewis-Kraus, author of "A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and the Hopeful"
Joy Maulitz talks with Cheryl Strayed about her new book Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar.
The conversation begins at 5:42 in.
Peter Zuckerman, co-author of "Buried in the Sky: The Extraordinary Story of the Sherpa Climbers on K2's Deadliest Day"
Jon Young, author of "What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World"
Rachel Swarns, author of "American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama"