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Writers and Company - Tomas Eloy Martinez InterviewJul 26, 2015 | 51:54Writers and Company Tomas Eloy Martinez Interview Audio
Writers and Company Tomas Eloy Martinez Interview Jul 26, 2015 | 51:54This week, as the Pan Am games wrap up, we present our 2004 interview with Argentinian journalist and novelist, Tomás Eloy Martínez, who died in 2010.
Writers and Company - E.L. Doctorow InterviewJul 22, 2015 | 23:14Writers and Company E.L. Doctorow Interview Audio
Writers and Company E.L. Doctorow Interview Jul 22, 2015 | 23:14E.L. Doctorow has passed away at the age of 84. This is his conversation with Eleanor Wachtel from June 2000.
Writers and Company - Hector Abad InterviewJul 19, 2015 | 52:01Writers and Company Hector Abad Interview Audio
Writers and Company Hector Abad Interview Jul 19, 2015 | 52:01This week, during the Pan Am games, Eleanor speaks with Colombian writer and essayist, Hector Abad. His moving memoir "Oblivion" is a tribute to his father, killed in 1987 by a repressive regime for his human rights activism.
Writers and Company - Antonio Skarmeta InterviewJul 12, 2015 | 52:28Writers and Company Antonio Skarmeta Interview Audio
Writers and Company Antonio Skarmeta Interview Jul 12, 2015 | 52:28​We're continuing our focus on writers from Latin American during the Pan Am games, this week with Chilean fiction writer and dramatist Antonio Skarmeta.
Writers and Company - Jose Padilha InterviewJul 5, 2015 | 52:28Writers and Company Jose Padilha Interview Audio
Writers and Company Jose Padilha Interview Jul 5, 2015 | 52:28​During the Pan Am games we'll be featuring artists from Latin America, this week with Brazilian filmmaker, Jose Padilha.​
Writers and Company - Ali Smith InterviewJun 28, 2015 | 52:53Writers and Company Ali Smith Interview Audio
Writers and Company Ali Smith Interview Jun 28, 2015 | 52:53​​Scottish writer Ali Smith said "that it is the duty of both readers and writers to 'be as open as a book, and alive to the life in language.'" Her dazzling novel, "How to Be Both" has ​just won the Baileys Prize for Women's Fiction.​
Writers and Company - David Thomson InterviewJun 21, 2015 | 1:05:29Writers and Company David Thomson Interview Audio
Writers and Company David Thomson Interview Jun 21, 2015 | 1:05:29David Thomson has been called "the greatest living writer on the movies". Eleanor speaks with him about Cary Grant's dark past, Meryl Streep's brilliance, and whether or not Laurence Olivier was a nice guy.
Writers and Company - Caryl Phillips InterviewJun 14, 2015 | 52:15Writers and Company Caryl Phillips Interview Audio
Writers and Company Caryl Phillips Interview Jun 14, 2015 | 52:15J. M. Coetzee has said of Caryl Phillips that his body of work had “a single aim: remembering what the West would like to forget.”
Writers and Company - Jim Shepard InterviewJun 7, 2015 | 52:47Writers and Company Jim Shepard Interview Audio
Writers and Company Jim Shepard Interview Jun 7, 2015 | 52:47American writer Jim Shepard is described as "one of the finest (and most overlooked) writers." His new novel The Book of Aron looks at the Holocaust, focusing on Jewish children in the Warsaw Ghetto.
Writers and Company - Donal Ryan InterviewMay 31, 2015 | 52:51Writers and Company Donal Ryan Interview Audio
Writers and Company Donal Ryan Interview May 31, 2015 | 52:51Eleanor speaks with the Irish writer, Donal Ryan. He recently quit his day job to devote himself full-time to his writing - and the awards are piling up.
Writers and Company - Eric Bogosian InterviewMay 24, 2015 | 52:26Writers and Company Eric Bogosian Interview Audio
Writers and Company Eric Bogosian Interview May 24, 2015 | 52:26Actor, playwright and novelist Eric Bogosian has a new non-fiction book about the Armenian genocide of one hundred years ago. It's called "Operation Nemesis."
Writers and Company - Andre Aciman InterviewMay 17, 2015 | 52:43Writers and Company Andre Aciman Interview Audio
Writers and Company Andre Aciman Interview May 17, 2015 | 52:43This week, from Alexandria and New York, Eleanor speaks with André Aciman. His novel, "Harvard Square" is an autobiographical story about an unlikely friendship between two immigrants to America.
Writers and Company - Aida Begic InterviewMay 10, 2015 | 52:30Writers and Company Aida Begic Interview Audio
Writers and Company Aida Begic Interview May 10, 2015 | 52:30​​​​​This week, ​the conclusion of ​​o​ur special series, "Re-imagining the Balkans: How the countries of the former Yugoslavia face their past and their future," with ​​​Bosnian filmmaker, Aida Begic.
Writers and Company - Sibila Petlevski and David Albahari InterviewsMay 3, 2015 | 53:04Writers and Company Sibila Petlevski and David Albahari Interviews Audio
Writers and Company Sibila Petlevski and David Albahari Interviews May 3, 2015 | 53:04​​​​​This week, ​more in ​​o​ur special series, "Re-imagining the Balkans: How the countries of the former Yugoslavia face their past and their future," with ​​​Sibilia Petlevski and David Albahari.
Writers and Company - Ales Debeljak InterviewApr 26, 2015 | 51:12Writers and Company Ales Debeljak Interview Audio
Writers and Company Ales Debeljak Interview Apr 26, 2015 | 51:12More in ​​o​ur special series, "Re-imagining the Balkans: How the countries of the former Yugoslavia face their past and their future," this week with Slovenian poet and cultural critic, Ales Debeljak.

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