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April 24, 2009
Amitav Ghosh & Robert Coover: Speaking of...
Click to listen to Chris’s conversations with Amitav Ghosh and Robert Coover (17 minutes, 8 mb mp3) Amitav Ghosh & Robert Coover Our conversation draws on the novelist Robert Coover’s...|
December 9, 2008
In the Obama Moment: Robert Coover
Click to listen to Chris’s conversation with Robert Coover. (47 minutes, 22 mb mp3) Robert Coover: Where we’ve always been… Robert Coover — in contrast to Rick Moody — would...|
March 22, 2011
Freedom to Write: China’s Gift to Pittsburgh
Click to listen to Chris’ conversation with Henry Reese. (14 minutes, 7 mb mp3) [Lake Fong/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette] Henry Reese of Sampsonia Way in Pittsburgh stole the show this Spring at...|
January 18, 2011
Lydia Davis: Miniatures from a Mind on...
Lydia Davis keeps popping up in conversation as a favorite writer of our favorite writers — Rae Armantrout, the Pulitzer poet, among them, and the novelist Robert Coover. Dan Chiasson...|
May 12, 2009
Reif Larsen: the Making of the "Spivet"...
Maybe there are two Reif Larsens. One is, at 29, the precocious savior of the collapsing book business -- the game-changer, anyway, who in a desperately down market got $900,000...|
December 5, 2008
In the Obama Moment: Rick Moody
The novelist Rick Moody is one measure of what has changed. He has been known as a generational figure, the “wrathful” child of the fiction he grew up reading, “striking...|
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