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 Danzy Senna's darkly comic take on racial identity2018-06-17 12:00:00
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42 Jonas Hassen Khemiri crosses borders through words and imagination2018-06-10 12:00:00
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43 The incomparable Philip Roth: looking back on his life in fiction2018-06-03 12:00:00
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44 Rachel Kushner examines California's prison system in her new novel, The Mars Room2018-05-27 12:00:00
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45 Looking back at Tom Wolfe, groundbreaking author and journalist2018-05-20 12:00:00
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46 From the Norse sagas to Björk — Hallgrímur Helgason on Iceland's explosion of culture2018-05-13 12:00:00
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From the Norse sagas to Björk — Hallgrímur Helgason on Iceland's explosion of culture

Eleanor Wachtel talks to the prize-winning painter and novelist about Iceland's transformation from a forgotten nation to a booming cultural hub. Helgason's latest book, Woman at 1,000 Degrees, is an international bestseller.…read more

47 From Hans Christian Andersen to hygge — Dorthe Nors on the Danish psyche2018-05-06 12:00:00
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48 Karl Ove Knausgaard: after My Struggle, a new outlook on the world2018-04-29 12:00:00
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49 The haunting world of Nordic noir, with Hans Rosenfeldt2018-04-22 12:00:00
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50 Philippe Sands maps the intersection of unspeakable crime and modern justice in East West Street2018-04-15 12:00:00
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51 How Jane Austen inspired Amma Asante's films about race and class in Britain2018-04-08 12:00:00
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52 James Ivory on his storied career and Oscar-winning screenplay2018-04-01 12:00:00
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53 ‘He was my best teacher.’ Liv Ullmann on the legendary Ingmar Bergman2018-03-25 12:00:00
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54 Mary Gaitskill: from bad behaviour to surprising tenderness2018-03-18 12:00:00
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55 With 'Bunk,' Kevin Young reminds us there's nothing new about fake news2018-03-11 12:00:00
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56 Ali Smith on the circular movement of time — in nature, life and art2018-03-04 12:00:00
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57 BONUS: James McBride on the complicated history of race in the United States2018-02-25 12:00:00
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58 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer's Odyssey2018-02-25 12:00:00
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59 Edna O'Brien: from Ireland's outcast to celebrated icon2018-02-18 12:00:00
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60 Kapka Kassabova on the untold stories of Bulgaria's haunted borderland2018-02-11 12:00:00
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