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 Mary Gaitskill: from bad behaviour to surprising tenderness2018-03-18 12:00:00
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122 With 'Bunk,' Kevin Young reminds us there's nothing new about fake news2018-03-11 12:00:00
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123 Ali Smith on the circular movement of time — in nature, life and art2018-03-04 12:00:00
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124 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer's Odyssey2018-02-25 12:00:00
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125 BONUS: James McBride on the complicated history of race in the United States2018-02-25 12:00:00
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126 Edna O'Brien: from Ireland's outcast to celebrated icon2018-02-18 12:00:00
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127 Kapka Kassabova on the untold stories of Bulgaria's haunted borderland2018-02-11 12:00:00
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128 Sebastián Lelio on the fantastic woman at the heart of his Oscar-nominated film2018-02-04 12:00:00
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129 Ursula K. Le Guin explored the nature of reality through her imaginative fiction2018-01-28 12:00:00
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130 Xiaolu Guo traces her life's unlikely journey from East to West2018-01-21 11:59:00
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131 'My grandparents were Nazis.' Novelist Rachel Seiffert mines her family's dark past2018-01-14 12:00:00
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132 Witi Ihimaera and Ali Cobby Eckermann on the power of Indigenous storytelling2018-01-07
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133 Julian Barnes on love, loss and Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich2017-12-31
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134 Shirley Hazzard: looking back on her life of great adventure2017-12-24
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135 Edwidge Danticat on the powerful influence of her Haitian childhood2017-12-17
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136 From Zanzibar to England, Abdulrazak Gurnah explores the pain of dislocation2017-12-10
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137 Richard Holmes reflects on his life as a 'Romantic biographer'2017-12-03
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138 Colm Tóibín on redrawing Greek tragedy for modern times2017-11-26
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139 Novelist Anuradha Roy explores beauty, violence and power in modern India2017-11-19
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Novelist Anuradha Roy explores beauty, violence and power in modern India

Anuradha Roy's elegant, provocative fiction looks at life in India from unusual angles. Eleanor spoke to Roy about her latest book, "Sleeping on Jupiter," which won the DSC South Asia Prize for Fiction.…read more

140 Remembering Leonard Cohen: biographer Sylvie Simmons on Montreal's beloved poet2017-11-12
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