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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81 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Kazuo Ishiguro on his novels of 'great emotional force'2017-10-08
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82 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer’s Odyssey2017-10-01
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83 Haifaa Al Mansour on Mary Shelley, the woman behind Frankenstein2017-09-24
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84 Kei Miller maps the intersections of race, class and privilege in Jamaica2017-09-17
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85 John le Carré on his legacy as a spy-turned-novelist2017-09-10
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86 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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87 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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88 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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89 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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90 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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91 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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92 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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93 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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94 Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media2017-02-05 05:00:00
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95 Adam Hochschild on learning from dark moments in history2017-01-29 05:00:00
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Adam Hochschild on learning from dark moments in history

Eleanor speaks with American historian and journalist, Adam Hochschild. The author of the groundbreaking bestseller "King Leopold's Ghost" has a powerful new book, "Spain in Our Hearts" - about American volunteers in the Spanish Civil War.…read more

96 Jo Baker on imagining the story beneath the story2017-01-22 05:00:00
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97 Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"2017-01-15 05:00:00
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98 Playwright David Hare on why some opinions are better than others2017-01-08 05:00:00
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99 Mohsin Hamid on "How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia"2017-01-01 05:00:00
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100 Malcolm Gladwell on underdogs, outliers, and the power of limitations2016-12-26 05:00:00
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