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 Adam Foulds on celebrity, solitude and the madness of desire2020-02-16 00:10:00
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2 George Steiner on morality, his love of books and the marvels of language2020-02-09 00:10:00
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3 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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4 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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5 Bernardine Evaristo on black British identity and her Booker-winning novel, Girl, Woman, Other2020-01-19 00:10:00
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6 How Laura Cumming unearthed the truth about her mother's kidnapping, 90 years later2020-01-12 00:10:00
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7 The haunted landscapes of Téa Obreht — from the Balkans to the American West2020-01-05 00:10:00
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8 The multi-talented Jonathan Miller: a life of creativity, curiosity and comedy2019-12-29 00:10:00
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9 The enduring appeal of Middlemarch, 200 years after George Eliot's birth2019-12-22 00:10:00
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10 Martin Amis and Ian Thomson on the legacy of Primo Levi2019-12-15 00:10:00
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11 Brazilian novelist Julián Fuks on exile, identity and dictatorship2019-12-08 00:10:00
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12 Deborah Levy fuses the personal and political in her mind-bending new novel, The Man Who Saw Everything2019-12-01 00:10:00
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13 Anthony McCarten on turning true stories into award-winning movies2019-11-24 00:10:00
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14 Zadie Smith on what keeps her urgently engaged with the world around her2019-11-17 00:10:00
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15 To mark the 30th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall, Ingo Schulze captures a world in transition2019-11-10 00:10:00
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16 Tash Aw on the dark side of the modern Asian dream2019-11-03 00:10:00
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17 Master storyteller Rodrigo Rey Rosa on Guatemala, Morocco and his mentor, Paul Bowles2019-10-27 00:10:00
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18 Yiyun Li navigates the loss of a child in her heartbreaking new novel2019-10-20 00:10:00
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19 David J. Skal on the enduring appeal of Dracula2019-10-13 00:10:00
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David J. Skal on the enduring appeal of Dracula

The author of Something in the Blood: The Untold Story of Bram Stoker, the Man who wrote Dracula spoke to Eleanor Wachtel in 2017 about the origins of Stoker's vampire, and why he still captures our imagination.…read more

20 Tessa Hadley tests the fault lines of long married love in Late in the Day2019-10-06 00:10:00
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