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 'My grandparents were Nazis.' Novelist Rachel Seiffert mines her family's dark past2018-01-14 12:00:00
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102 Witi Ihimaera and Ali Cobby Eckermann on the power of Indigenous storytelling2018-01-07
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103 Julian Barnes on love, loss and Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich2017-12-31
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104 Shirley Hazzard: looking back on her life of great adventure2017-12-24
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105 Edwidge Danticat on the powerful influence of her Haitian childhood2017-12-17
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106 From Zanzibar to England, Abdulrazak Gurnah explores the pain of dislocation2017-12-10
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107 Richard Holmes reflects on his life as a 'Romantic biographer'2017-12-03
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108 Colm Tóibín on redrawing Greek tragedy for modern times2017-11-26
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109 Novelist Anuradha Roy explores beauty, violence and power in modern India2017-11-19
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110 Remembering Leonard Cohen: biographer Sylvie Simmons on Montreal's beloved poet2017-11-12
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111 David Bellos on why 'Les Misérables' still resonates today2017-11-05
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112 George Saunders on his Man Booker Prize-winning novel, Lincoln in the Bardo2017-10-22
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George Saunders on his Man Booker Prize-winning novel, Lincoln in the Bardo

George Saunders has won the 2017 Man Booker Prize for his debut novel, "Lincoln in the Bardo." In April, Saunders discussed the book with Eleanor Wachtel at a sold-out event in Toronto.…read more

113 Spanish novelist Javier Marías on secrets and betrayal — in politics and fiction2017-10-15
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114 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Kazuo Ishiguro on his novels of 'great emotional force'2017-10-08
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115 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer’s Odyssey2017-10-01
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116 Haifaa Al Mansour on Mary Shelley, the woman behind Frankenstein2017-09-24
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117 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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118 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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119 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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120 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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