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 Marlon James on writing himself into a new life2018-08-12 12:00:00
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2 'I don't believe in God, but I miss him.' Julian Barnes on why he puts his faith in stories2018-08-05 12:00:00
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3 Pat Barker on how her grandfather's war wound inspired her WWI trilogy2018-07-29 12:00:00
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4 J. M. Coetzee on language, writing and the pleasure of reading2018-07-22 12:00:00
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5 Aravind Adiga paints a relentlessly bleak, yet surprisingly comic picture of modern India2018-07-15 12:00:00
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6 Peter Carey reimagines the life and death of Australian outlaw Ned Kelly2018-07-08 12:00:00
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7 Hilary Mantel vies for Golden Man Booker Award with Tudor novel, Wolf Hall2018-07-01 12:00:00
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8 In Warlight, Michael Ondaatje explores family secrets and betrayal2018-06-24 12:00:00
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9 Danzy Senna's darkly comic take on racial identity2018-06-17 12:00:00
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10 Jonas Hassen Khemiri crosses borders through words and imagination2018-06-10 12:00:00
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11 The incomparable Philip Roth: looking back on his life in fiction2018-06-03 12:00:00
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12 Rachel Kushner examines California's prison system in her new novel, The Mars Room2018-05-27 12:00:00
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13 Looking back at Tom Wolfe, groundbreaking author and journalist2018-05-20 12:00:00
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14 From the Norse sagas to Björk — Hallgrímur Helgason on Iceland's explosion of culture2018-05-13 12:00:00
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15 From Hans Christian Andersen to hygge — Dorthe Nors on the Danish psyche2018-05-06 12:00:00
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16 Karl Ove Knausgaard: after My Struggle, a new outlook on the world2018-04-29 12:00:00
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Karl Ove Knausgaard: after My Struggle, a new outlook on the world

The Norwegian author of the epic memoir My Struggle talks to Eleanor Wachtel about a new series, The Seasons Quartet, which takes the form of a letter to his daughter.…read more

17 The haunting world of Nordic noir, with Hans Rosenfeldt2018-04-22 12:00:00
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18 Philippe Sands maps the intersection of unspeakable crime and modern justice in East West Street2018-04-15 12:00:00
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19 How Jane Austen inspired Amma Asante's films about race and class in Britain2018-04-08 12:00:00
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20 James Ivory on his storied career and Oscar-winning screenplay2018-04-01 12:00:00
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