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 Ruth Ozeki, Chris Abani and Tash Aw on faces and identity2018-08-26 12:00:00
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102 Roddy Doyle on telling the stories of Dublin's working class - with wit and sensibility2018-08-19 12:00:00
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103 Marlon James on writing himself into a new life2018-08-12 12:00:00
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Marlon James on writing himself into a new life

Marlon James won the Man Booker Prize in 2015, becoming the first Jamaican ever to receive the award. Here he talks to Eleanor Wachtel about his prize-winning novel, A Brief History of Seven Killings, and how writing has allowed him to create a new reality.…read more

104 'I don't believe in God, but I miss him.' Julian Barnes on why he puts his faith in stories2018-08-05 12:00:00
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105 Pat Barker on how her grandfather's war wound inspired her WWI trilogy2018-07-29 12:00:00
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106 J. M. Coetzee on language, writing and the pleasure of reading2018-07-22 12:00:00
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107 Aravind Adiga paints a relentlessly bleak, yet surprisingly comic picture of modern India2018-07-15 12:00:00
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108 Peter Carey reimagines the life and death of Australian outlaw Ned Kelly2018-07-08 12:00:00
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109 Hilary Mantel vies for Golden Man Booker Award with Tudor novel, Wolf Hall2018-07-01 12:00:00
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110 In Warlight, Michael Ondaatje explores family secrets and betrayal2018-06-24 12:00:00
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111 Danzy Senna's darkly comic take on racial identity2018-06-17 12:00:00
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112 Jonas Hassen Khemiri crosses borders through words and imagination2018-06-10 12:00:00
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113 The incomparable Philip Roth: looking back on his life in fiction2018-06-03 12:00:00
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114 Rachel Kushner examines California's prison system in her new novel, The Mars Room2018-05-27 12:00:00
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115 Looking back at Tom Wolfe, groundbreaking author and journalist2018-05-20 12:00:00
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116 From the Norse sagas to Björk — Hallgrímur Helgason on Iceland's explosion of culture2018-05-13 12:00:00
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117 From Hans Christian Andersen to hygge — Dorthe Nors on the Danish psyche2018-05-06 12:00:00
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118 Karl Ove Knausgaard: after My Struggle, a new outlook on the world2018-04-29 12:00:00
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119 The haunting world of Nordic noir, with Hans Rosenfeldt2018-04-22 12:00:00
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120 Philippe Sands maps the intersection of unspeakable crime and modern justice in East West Street2018-04-15 12:00:00
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