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 Edwidge Danticat on the powerful influence of her Haitian childhood2017-12-17
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122 From Zanzibar to England, Abdulrazak Gurnah explores the pain of dislocation2017-12-10
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123 Richard Holmes reflects on his life as a 'Romantic biographer'2017-12-03
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124 Colm Tóibín on redrawing Greek tragedy for modern times2017-11-26
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125 Novelist Anuradha Roy explores beauty, violence and power in modern India2017-11-19
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126 Remembering Leonard Cohen: biographer Sylvie Simmons on Montreal's beloved poet2017-11-12
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127 David Bellos on why 'Les Misérables' still resonates today2017-11-05
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128 George Saunders on his Man Booker Prize-winning novel, Lincoln in the Bardo2017-10-22
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129 Spanish novelist Javier Marías on secrets and betrayal — in politics and fiction2017-10-15
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Spanish novelist Javier Marías on secrets and betrayal — in politics and fiction

Spain's most celebrated contemporary writer talks to Eleanor Wachtel about his country's dark past, his own family history, and his new novel that draws on both, "Thus Bad Begins."…read more

130 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Kazuo Ishiguro on his novels of 'great emotional force'2017-10-08
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131 Daniel Mendelsohn on his journey with his father through Homer’s Odyssey2017-10-01
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132 Haifaa Al Mansour on Mary Shelley, the woman behind Frankenstein2017-09-24
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133 Philip Roth on his life in fiction2017-09-03
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134 Cartoonist Lynda Barry on reclaiming the art of child's play2017-08-27
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135 Graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist on Germany's refugees, then and now2017-08-20
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136 Margarethe von Trotta on telling the story of Germany through the eyes of women2017-08-13
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137 Edna O'Brien on fear, dreams and LSD2017-08-06
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138 Tracy K. Smith on life, death, poetry and outer space2017-07-30
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139 Patricia Grace on telling the stories of New Zealand's Indigenous people2017-07-23
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140 Edward Said's ideas about power and identity still resonate today2017-07-16 04:00:00
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