Writers and Company | Dec 19, 2010 | 54:00

Remembering novelist Beryl Bainbridge

Looking back at a remarkable, and memorable novelist Beryl Bainbridge. The author of "Every Man for Himself," "Master Georgie," and "According to Queeney" died last summer.

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Writers and Company - Remembering novelist Beryl BainbridgeDec 19, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company Remembering novelist Beryl Bainbridge Audio
Writers and Company Remembering novelist Beryl Bainbridge Dec 19, 2010 | 54:00Looking back at a remarkable, and memorable novelist Beryl Bainbridge. The author of "Every Man for Himself," "Master Georgie," and "According to Queeney" died last summer.
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 Michael Ondaatje interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years)Dec 2, 2010 | 1:07:27Writers and Company Novelist Michael Ondaatje interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Audio
Writers and Company Novelist Michael Ondaatje interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Dec 2, 2010 | 1:07:27This 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.
Writers and Company - "Freedom" with author Jonathan FranzenNov 14, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company "Freedom" with author Jonathan Franzen Audio
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Writers and Company - CBC's Next Chapter host Shelagh Rogers interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years)Oct 25, 2010 | 10:53Writers and Company CBC's Next Chapter host Shelagh Rogers interviews Eleanor Wachtel (Celebrating 20 Years) Audio
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Writers and Company - Novelist Mario Vargas Llosa (Jan. 1995 Interview)Oct 24, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company Novelist Mario Vargas Llosa (Jan. 1995 Interview) Audio
Writers and Company Novelist Mario Vargas Llosa (Jan. 1995 Interview) 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.
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Writers and Company - "The Solitude of Prime Numbers" with author Paolo GiordanoOct 3, 2010 | 54:00Writers and Company "The Solitude of Prime Numbers" with author Paolo Giordano Audio
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Writers and Company - Novelist Nadine Gordimer (1991 Interview)Aug 22, 2010 | 52:13Writers and Company Novelist Nadine Gordimer (1991 Interview) Audio
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