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 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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102 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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103 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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104 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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105 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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106 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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107 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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108 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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109 Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media2017-02-05 05:00:00
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110 Jo Baker on imagining the story beneath the story2017-01-22 05:00:00
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111 Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"2017-01-15 05:00:00
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112 Playwright David Hare on why some opinions are better than others2017-01-08 05:00:00
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113 Mohsin Hamid on "How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia"2017-01-01 05:00:00
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114 Malcolm Gladwell on underdogs, outliers, and the power of limitations2016-12-26 05:00:00
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Malcolm Gladwell on underdogs, outliers, and the power of limitations

Eleanor's conversation with Malcolm Gladwell, on stage at McGill University in 2013. In his latest book, "David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants", Gladwell challenges the way we think about obstacles and disadvantages.…read more

115 Geoff Dyer on the upside of disappointing travel2016-12-11 05:00:00
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116 'You must change your life.' Biographer Rachel Corbett on Rilke and Rodin2016-12-04 05:00:00
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117 Christopher Kloeble & Francesca Melandri on facing Europe's history - through fiction2016-11-27 05:00:00
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118 Alain Mabanckou on his profound connection to The Republic of Congo — and his mom.2016-11-20 05:00:00
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119 Zadie Smith on dance, Black British identity, and her new novel, 'Swing Time'2016-11-13 05:00:00
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120 Ha Jin on writing in English, and why he can't go back to China2016-11-06 04:00:00
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