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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1 Stefan Hertmans pursues a tale of star-crossed love in the Middle Ages2020-05-24 00:10:00
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2 Sharon Olds on the joy and peril of writing deeply personal poetry2020-05-17 00:10:00
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3 Petina Gappah casts new light on David Livingstone's search for the source of the Nile2020-05-10 00:10:00
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4 Hilary Mantel wraps up her blockbuster Tudor trilogy with The Mirror & the Light2020-05-03 00:10:00
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5 From Virginia Woolf to Dorothy L. Sayers — one London square and five remarkable women who lived there2020-04-26 00:10:00
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6 Food writer Ruth Reichl on her secret life as a critic in disguise2020-04-19 00:10:00
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7 Translator and writer Jennifer Croft on her extraordinary childhood and the places it's led her2020-04-12 00:10:00
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8 Christopher Ricks on why Bob Dylan is "the greatest living user of the English language"2020-04-05 00:10:00
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9 Masha Gessen on the nature of power and morality — from Soviet Russia to Trump's America2020-03-29 00:10:00
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10 Maaza Mengiste on the untold story of Ethiopia’s women warriors during Italian occupation2020-03-22 00:10:00
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11 Star choreographer Alexei Ratmansky makes breathtaking ballet out of classic literature2020-03-15 00:10:00
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12 Jeanette Winterson brings humour and understanding to a fraught childhood.2020-03-08 00:10:00
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13 Comic book artist Chris Ware brings complex stories to life in pictures2020-03-01 00:10:00
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14 From Tripoli to Tuscany—Libyan writer Hisham Matar finds new connections between art and life2020-02-23 00:10:00
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15 Adam Foulds on celebrity, solitude and the madness of desire2020-02-16 00:10:00
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16 George Steiner on morality, his love of books and the marvels of language2020-02-09 00:10:00
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17 Sarah Broom on family bonds and the meaning of home in her award-winning memoir, The Yellow House2020-02-02 00:10:00
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18 Susan Choi's Trust Exercise is an intense coming-of-age story — with a surprising twist2020-01-26 00:10:00
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19 Bernardine Evaristo on black British identity and her Booker-winning novel, Girl, Woman, Other2020-01-19 00:10:00
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20 How Laura Cumming unearthed the truth about her mother's kidnapping, 90 years later2020-01-12 00:10:00
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