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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101 Novelist Anuradha Roy explores beauty, violence and power in modern India2017-11-19
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102 Remembering Leonard Cohen: biographer Sylvie Simmons on Montreal's beloved poet2017-11-12
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103 David Bellos on why 'Les Misérables' still resonates today2017-11-05
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104 George Saunders on his Man Booker Prize-winning novel, Lincoln in the Bardo2017-10-22
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105 Spanish novelist Javier Marías on secrets and betrayal — in politics and fiction2017-10-15
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106 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Kazuo Ishiguro on his novels of 'great emotional force'2017-10-08
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107 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer’s Odyssey2017-10-01
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108 Haifaa Al Mansour on Mary Shelley, the woman behind Frankenstein2017-09-24
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109 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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110 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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111 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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112 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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113 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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114 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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115 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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116 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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117 Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media2017-02-05 05:00:00
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118 Jo Baker on imagining the story beneath the story2017-01-22 05:00:00
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119 Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"2017-01-15 05:00:00
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Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"

Dutch novelist Tommy Wieringa is one of the bestselling literary authors in Dutch history. His powerful novel "These Are the Names" explores enduring questions of faith, identity and belonging.…read more

120 Playwright David Hare on why some opinions are better than others2017-01-08 05:00:00
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