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Writers and Company - Remembering writer Nuala O'Faolain (2003 Interview)May 18, 2010 | 54:01Writers and Company Remembering writer Nuala O'Faolain (2003 Interview) Audio
Writers and Company Remembering writer Nuala O'Faolain (2003 Interview) May 18, 2010 | 54:01By popular demand we are making this program available to our listeners in remembrance of Nuala O’Faolain, the wonderfully funny and moving Irish memoirist and novelist best known for her utterly candid book "Are You Somebody." She died on May 9, 2008 of lung cancer. She was 68 years old. Eleanor was able to interview Nuala O'Faolain during the 2003 Victoria Literary Arts Festival.
Writers and Company - The Dutch Debate: New Realities of the Netherlands - Part 2Jan 18, 2009 | 54:00Writers and Company The Dutch Debate: New Realities of the Netherlands - Part 2 Audio
Writers and Company The Dutch Debate: New Realities of the Netherlands - Part 2 Jan 18, 2009 | 54:00More on "The Dutch Debate: New Realities of the Netherlands" with one of the country’s most celebrated novelists, who’s also a poet and travel writer, Cees Nooteboom.
Writers and Company - "You Must Set Forth at Dawn" with autobiographer Wole SoyinkaAug 1, 2010 | 52:28Writers and Company "You Must Set Forth at Dawn" with autobiographer Wole Soyinka Audio
Writers and Company "You Must Set Forth at Dawn" with autobiographer Wole Soyinka Aug 1, 2010 | 52:28Our Sunday summer of Nobel prize winners continues with Nigerian playwright, poet, novelist, and essayist, Wole Soyinka on his latest memoir "You Must Set Forth at Dawn."
Writers and Company - "36 Arguments for the Existence of God" with philosopher Rebecca GoldsteinJun 6, 2010 | 52:40Writers and Company "36 Arguments for the Existence of God" with philosopher Rebecca Goldstein Audio
Writers and Company "36 Arguments for the Existence of God" with philosopher Rebecca Goldstein Jun 6, 2010 | 52:40This week "36 Arguments for the Existence of God," a new novel by philosopher Rebecca Goldstein, author of "The Mind-Body Problem" and "Betraying Spinoza."
Writers and Company - 2010 Irish panelMay 16, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company 2010 Irish panel Audio
Writers and Company 2010 Irish panel May 16, 2010 | 54:00
Writers and Company - "Super Sad True Love Story" with author Gary ShteyngartDec 5, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company "Super Sad True Love Story" with author Gary Shteyngart Audio
Writers and Company "Super Sad True Love Story" with author Gary Shteyngart Dec 5, 2010 | 54:00Eleanor Wachtel speaks with the Russian-American novelist Gary Shteyngart. They talk about his previous novel "Absurdistan" and his latest "Super Sad True Love Story." He's been described as "one of his generation's most original and exhilarating writers."
Writers and Company - Novelist Nadine Gordimer (1991 Interview)Aug 22, 2010 | 52:13Writers and Company Novelist Nadine Gordimer (1991 Interview) Audio
Writers and Company Novelist Nadine Gordimer (1991 Interview) Aug 22, 2010 | 52:13Our summer of Nobel prize winners continues with South African novelist Nadine Gordimer. Since she won the Nobel Prize in 1991, she’s published five novels and two books of essays. And if anything, she’s more politically engaged than ever. Eleanor was able to interview Nadine Gordimer in 1991 over the phone at her home in Johannesburg.
Writers and Company - "The Children’s Book" with author A.S. ByattAug 18, 2010 | 52:15Writers and Company "The Children’s Book" with author A.S. Byatt Audio
Writers and Company "The Children’s Book" with author A.S. Byatt Aug 18, 2010 | 52:15This week, Eleanor Wachtel speaks with English writer A.S. Byatt about her first novel in seven years, a big, ambitious, exceptionally rich story called "The Children’s Book."
Writers and Company - Humanist economist Amartya Sen interviewAug 8, 2010 | 52:23Writers and Company Humanist economist Amartya Sen interview Audio
Writers and Company Humanist economist Amartya Sen interview Aug 8, 2010 | 52:23Our summer of Nobel prize winners continues with the humanist economist, Amartya Sen. Drawing on his own experience growing up in India, he brings a unique perspective to the complex issues of famine, inequality and development. Eleanor was able to interview him at Harvard in 2000.
Writers and Company - "Outliers" with author Malcolm GladwellJul 7, 2010 | 52:27Writers and Company "Outliers" with author Malcolm Gladwell Audio
Writers and Company "Outliers" with author Malcolm Gladwell Jul 7, 2010 | 52:27This week "The Story of Success" - Malcolm Gladwell follows his two mega-hit books "The Tipping Point" and "Blink" with a new book about extraordinary people. It's called "Outliers."
Writers and Company - CBC's Metro Morning host Matt Galloway interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years)Oct 22, 2010 | 3:23Writers and Company CBC's Metro Morning host Matt Galloway interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Audio
Writers and Company CBC's Metro Morning host Matt Galloway interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Oct 22, 2010 | 3:23Matt Galloway went to her home to speak with Eleanor Wachtel about books and reading.
Writers and Company - CBC's Fresh Air host Mary Ito interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years)Oct 23, 2010 | 15:04Writers and Company CBC's Fresh Air host Mary Ito interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Audio
Writers and Company CBC's Fresh Air host Mary Ito interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Oct 23, 2010 | 15:04Mary Ito's conversation with Eleanor Wachtel for "Fresh Air."
Writers and Company - "Freedom" with author Jonathan FranzenNov 14, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company "Freedom" with author Jonathan Franzen Audio
Writers and Company "Freedom" with author Jonathan Franzen Nov 14, 2010 | 54:00Jonathan Franzen is the first author in ten years to make the cover of Time magazine with the banner headline "Great American Novelist." Eleanor Wachtel spoke to him in 2001 about his bestseller "The Corrections." Now he has a new blockbuster, "Freedom," which tracks the lives of an unconventional family through a time of crisis.
Writers and Company - "Parrot and Olivier in America" with author Peter CareyMay 9, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company "Parrot and Olivier in America" with author Peter Carey Audio
Writers and Company "Parrot and Olivier in America" with author Peter Carey May 9, 2010 | 54:00
Writers and Company - Aftershock: Chile in Transition - Part 5May 2, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company Aftershock: Chile in Transition - Part 5 Audio
Writers and Company Aftershock: Chile in Transition - Part 5 May 2, 2010 | 54:00Writer Alberto Fuguet, and Director Sebastian Silva Interviews

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