Nov 18, 2010 | 54:01Writers and Company May 28, 2008 Audio
Writers and Company May 28, 2008 Nov 18, 2010 | 54:01Nuala O'Faolain: By 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.
Dec 10, 2010 | 1:07:27Writers and Company December 12, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company December 12, 2010 Dec 10, 2010 | 1:07:27Michael Ondaatje interviews Eleanor Wachtel —
This week, we continue our 20th anniversary celebrations as Michael Ondaatje turns the tables on Eleanor Wachtel, and interviews her. This conversation was recorded on December 2nd at the Appel Salon of the Metropolitan Toronto Reference Library in front of a capacity audience.
Oct 31, 2010 | 54:30Writers and Company October 31, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company October 31, 2010 Oct 31, 2010 | 54:30Eleanor Wachtel and special guests Dionne Brand, Margaret Drabble, Deborah Eisenberg, and Andrew O'Hagan discuss the dynamic world of books over the past 20 years, and talk about some of their favourite titles.
Sep 5, 2010 | 52:18Writers and Company September 5, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company September 5, 2010 Sep 5, 2010 | 52:18Toni Morrison Interview: Our summer of Nobel prize winners wraps up with the American novelist, Toni Morrison. The author of "Beloved", "Jazz" and "Paradise" talks about her evocative novel - called simply "Love".
Aug 22, 2010 | 52:13Writers and Company August 22, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company August 22, 2010 Aug 22, 2010 | 52:13Nadine Gordimer interview: Our 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.
Aug 15, 2010 | 51:53Writers and Company August 15, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company August 15, 2010 Aug 15, 2010 | 51:53Czeslaw Milosz Interview: Our summer of Nobel prize winners continues with the Polish-American poet and essayist, Czeslaw Milosz. He won the Nobel in 1980; he died at his home in Krakow in 2004.
Jul 11, 2010 | 52:07Writers and Company July 11, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company July 11, 2010 Jul 11, 2010 | 52:07Derek Walcott Interview: Our Sunday summer of Nobel Prize winners continues with the 1992 winner, poet Derek Walcott. From his Homeric evocation of the fishermen of his native St Lucia to "The Prodigal", his newest journey through the landscapes of Europe and the New World.
Jul 4, 2010 | 52:41Writers and Company July 4, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company July 4, 2010 Jul 4, 2010 | 52:41Doris Lessing Interview: This week, to launch our summer of Nobel Prize winners, from England, Doris Lessing. She’s one of the most influential writers of the past fifty years.