Aug 29, 2010 | 52:38Writers and Company August 29, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company August 29, 2010 Aug 29, 2010 | 52:38Orhan Pamuk Interview: Our summer of Nobel prize winners continues with Turkish writer, Orhan Pamuk. The author of the novel "Snow", and the memoir, Istanbul, talks about his big book of essays, called "Other Colours".
Oct 24, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company October 24, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company October 24, 2010 Oct 24, 2010 | 54:00Eleanor Wachtel speaks with Peruvian novelist, playwright, and essayist, Mario Vargas Llosa. The man who ran for president of Peru is also the country's most famous living writer. Eleanor went to see Mario Vargas Llosa in 1995 - just after he'd won the highest literary award in the Spanish-speaking world, the Cervantes Prize. Now, he's just won the Nobel Prize for literature.
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.
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.
Jun 6, 2010 | 52:40Writers and Company June 6, 2010 Audio
Writers and Company June 6, 2010 Jun 6, 2010 | 52:40Rebecca Goldstein Interview: This week, "36 Arguments for the Existence of God" - a new novel by philosopher Rebecca Goldstein, author of "The Mind-Body Problem" and "Betraying Spinoza".