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 George Saunders on his Man Booker Prize-winning novel, Lincoln in the Bardo2017-10-22
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102 Spanish novelist Javier Marías on secrets and betrayal — in politics and fiction2017-10-15
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103 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Kazuo Ishiguro on his novels of 'great emotional force'2017-10-08
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104 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer’s Odyssey2017-10-01
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105 Haifaa Al Mansour on Mary Shelley, the woman behind Frankenstein2017-09-24
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106 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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107 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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108 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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109 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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110 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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111 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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112 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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113 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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114 Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media2017-02-05 05:00:00
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Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media

What if the dead could still talk to the living? Eleanor Wachtel speaks with Russian-American author Lara Vapnyar, whose latest novel "Still Here" explores life, death and social media among four immigrants to New York.…read more

115 Jo Baker on imagining the story beneath the story2017-01-22 05:00:00
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116 Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"2017-01-15 05:00:00
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117 Playwright David Hare on why some opinions are better than others2017-01-08 05:00:00
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118 Mohsin Hamid on "How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia"2017-01-01 05:00:00
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119 Malcolm Gladwell on underdogs, outliers, and the power of limitations2016-12-26 05:00:00
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120 Geoff Dyer on the upside of disappointing travel2016-12-11 05:00:00
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