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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121 Remembering Leonard Cohen: biographer Sylvie Simmons on Montreal's beloved poet2017-11-12
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122 David Bellos on why 'Les Misérables' still resonates today2017-11-05
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123 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

124 Spanish novelist Javier Marías on secrets and betrayal — in politics and fiction2017-10-15
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125 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Kazuo Ishiguro on his novels of 'great emotional force'2017-10-08
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126 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer’s Odyssey2017-10-01
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127 Haifaa Al Mansour on Mary Shelley, the woman behind Frankenstein2017-09-24
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128 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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129 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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130 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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131 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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132 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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133 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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134 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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135 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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136 Lara Vapnyar on life and death in the age of social media2017-02-05 05:00:00
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137 Jo Baker on imagining the story beneath the story2017-01-22 05:00:00
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138 Dutch writer Tommy Wieringa on what it means to be "home"2017-01-15 05:00:00
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139 Playwright David Hare on why some opinions are better than others2017-01-08 05:00:00
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140 Mohsin Hamid on "How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia"2017-01-01 05:00:00
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