Writers and Company from CBC Radio

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CBC Radio's Writers and Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.

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Writers and Company from CBC Radio

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41 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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42 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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43 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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44 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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45 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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46 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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47 Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media2017-02-05 05:00:00
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48 Adam Hochschild on learning from dark moments in history2017-01-29 05:00:00
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49 Jo Baker on imagining the story beneath the story2017-01-22 05:00:00
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50 Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"2017-01-15 05:00:00
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51 Playwright David Hare on why some opinions are better than others2017-01-08 05:00:00
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52 Mohsin Hamid on "How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia"2017-01-01 05:00:00
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53 Malcolm Gladwell on underdogs, outliers, and the power of limitations2016-12-26 05:00:00
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54 Geoff Dyer on the upside of disappointing travel2016-12-11 05:00:00
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55 'You must change your life.' Biographer Rachel Corbett on Rilke and Rodin2016-12-04 05:00:00
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56 Christopher Kloeble & Francesca Melandri on facing Europe's history - through fiction2016-11-27 05:00:00
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57 Alain Mabanckou on his profound connection to The Republic of Congo — and his mom.2016-11-20 05:00:00
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Alain Mabanckou on his profound connection to The Republic of Congo — and his mom.

From the Vancouver Writers Festival, Eleanor speaks with Congolese-French writer, Alain Mabanckou. Imaginative and original, his books are charming explorations of childhood, family and country.…read more

58 Zadie Smith on dance, Black British identity, and her new novel, 'Swing Time'2016-11-13 05:00:00
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59 Ha Jin on writing in English, and why he can't go back to China2016-11-06 04:00:00
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60 Sharon Olds at Vancouver Writers Fest2016-10-30 04:00:00
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