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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61 Looking back at Tom Wolfe, groundbreaking author and journalist2018-05-20 12:00:00
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62 From the Norse sagas to Björk — Hallgrímur Helgason on Iceland's explosion of culture2018-05-13 12:00:00
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63 From Hans Christian Andersen to hygge — Dorthe Nors on the Danish psyche2018-05-06 12:00:00
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From Hans Christian Andersen to hygge — Dorthe Nors on the Danish psyche

Eleanor Wachtel travels to Copenhagen to talk to prominent Danish writer Dorthe Nors. The author's latest novel, Mirror, Shoulder, Signal, is about a woman dealing with family, loneliness and learning how to drive.…read more

64 Karl Ove Knausgaard: after My Struggle, a new outlook on the world2018-04-29 12:00:00
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65 The haunting world of Nordic noir, with Hans Rosenfeldt2018-04-22 12:00:00
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66 Philippe Sands maps the intersection of unspeakable crime and modern justice in East West Street2018-04-15 12:00:00
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67 How Jane Austen inspired Amma Asante's films about race and class in Britain2018-04-08 12:00:00
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68 James Ivory on his storied career and Oscar-winning screenplay2018-04-01 12:00:00
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69 ‘He was my best teacher.’ Liv Ullmann on the legendary Ingmar Bergman2018-03-25 12:00:00
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70 Mary Gaitskill: from bad behaviour to surprising tenderness2018-03-18 12:00:00
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71 With 'Bunk,' Kevin Young reminds us there's nothing new about fake news2018-03-11 12:00:00
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72 Ali Smith on the circular movement of time — in nature, life and art2018-03-04 12:00:00
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73 BONUS: James McBride on the complicated history of race in the United States2018-02-25 12:00:00
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74 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer's Odyssey2018-02-25 12:00:00
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75 Edna O'Brien: from Ireland's outcast to celebrated icon2018-02-18 12:00:00
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76 Kapka Kassabova on the untold stories of Bulgaria's haunted borderland2018-02-11 12:00:00
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77 Sebastián Lelio on the fantastic woman at the heart of his Oscar-nominated film2018-02-04 12:00:00
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78 Ursula K. Le Guin explored the nature of reality through her imaginative fiction2018-01-28 12:00:00
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79 Xiaolu Guo traces her life's unlikely journey from East to West2018-01-21 11:59:00
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80 'My grandparents were Nazis.' Novelist Rachel Seiffert mines her family's dark past2018-01-14 12:00:00
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